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Celebrating Black History – ‘Five Points’ musical premiering at Madam Walker Theatre

February 08, 2023
A Broadway-bound musical is premiering Friday at the historic Walker Theatre inside the Madam Walker Legacy Center. “Five Points the musical concert is a story inspired by the confluence of African American and Irish cultures and the birth of American tap dance. It follows an African American performer named Willie Lane and Irish immigrant John Diamond as they risk everything to achieve the American Dream in New York City during the Civil War.