FREE BIRD: THE EARLY LIFE OF SARAH VAUGHAN
Continuing its long tradition of honoring and celebrating the legacy of musical icon and Newark native Sarah Vaughan, the Newport Festivals Foundation and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) announce the jointly-presented biographical drama, Free Bird: The Early Life of Sarah Vaughan.
This half-hour theatrical performance will premiere at Newark’s public schools, and at free performances at community venues across Newark, beginning in January of 2020.
East Side High School
238 Van Buren Street
Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Newark (Reception will follow performance)
*Free Public Performance
Arts High School
550 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Science Park High School
260 Norfolk Street