The world premiere of American Prophet: Frederick Douglass In His Own Words at Arena Stage in Washington, D.C. in the summer of 2022 received consistent and overwhelmingly positive reviews. Here are several we'd like to share.
The Wall Street Journal
"A stirring new musical.... His words ring forth with scalding power."
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The Washington Post
"In beguiling ‘American Prophet,’ Frederick Douglass lets freedom sing."
"A provocative and inspiring new musical, American Prophet is rich in poetry and feeling."