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Event Date: 02/12/2019
Event Time: 2 - 4pm
Organization: Heritage Trail Association
Town: Bernards Township
Category: Adults
Contact Information:
    Heritage Trail Association
    Tel: 732-356-8856  Fax:  
Event Title: Heratige Trail Assocation - Living History Performance
Event Location: Van Horne House, 941 East Main Street, Bridgewater
Event Description:
    Paul Robeson, A Chautauqua (Living History Performance) Sunday, February 10th, 2-4pm FREE co-sponsored by NJCH Paul's father was a former slave who became a minister with a Bachelor of Sacred Theology. Reverend Robeson moved his family to Somerville in 1910, because the high school was integrated. Paul was an All-American athlete, singer, film star, lawyer and civil rights activist and hometown celebrity. Because of his quest for equality, his life was not without controversy. Marvin Jefferson has portrayed Paul Robeson since the 1990s and is an instructor at Bloomfield College. Mr. Jefferson studied acting at the Mason Gross School of Arts at Rutgers. Seating is limited, registration is required. This FREE event is co-sponsored by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) Register here:

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