Langston Hughes’ poetry on stage at Central Library

February 01, 2012

Contact: Debbie Carton

Berkeley Public Library celebrates African American History month with a special theater presentation by Marin’s Porchlight Theater. Actors Naomi Sample, Lewis Nelson, and Dorian Lockett star in “I Dream a World”, a theatrical presentation of Langston Hughes’ poetry that places the poems in the context of his life. Directed by Tara Blau, this half hour presentation is intended for ages seven and up. This free performance takes place on Monday, February 6, 2012, at 4:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge (at Shattuck), in the 4th floor Story Room. For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6241. This program is sponsored by Friends of the Berkeley Public Library. For accessibility information, call 510-981-6195, TTY (510) 528-1240,

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