Archive for the Jubilee Voices – Past Events Category

February 17 – Jubilee Voices at Frederick Douglass House

February 17 – Jubilee Voices at Frederick Douglass House

Celebrate the life and legacy of activist, orator, and statesman Frederick Douglass during this landmark celebration! Jubilee Voices will perform during the opening ceremonies of the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Birthday Celebration on February 17, 10:25 am-12:00 pm, at the Frederick Douglass Historic Site. Guest speakers include Kenneth B. Morris,

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Feb. 18 – Jubilee Voices at Douglass Birthday Celebration

Jubilee Voices will perform during the Opening Ceremonies on February 18, 10:15 am at the Anacostia Playhouse. This program includes a keynote address by historian Dr. Leigh Fought (author of the forthcoming Frederick Douglass’s Women), music performed by Jubilee Voices and speech recitals by the talented young winners of the 2016 Oratorical Contest.

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Feb. 25 – Jubilee Voices at Alexandria Black History Museum

A nation at war, a city under occupation, and a people exploring newfound freedom–this was Alexandria, Virginia in the midst of the Civil War. On January 25, celebrate African-American History Month–and learn about people and events that inspired the PBS TV series, Mercy Street–with Jubilee Voices at an evening performance at the Alexandria Black History Museum.

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