Arts in the Parlor
Saturday May 11, 2019 | 6:00-8:30 PM
The Paul Robeson House | 4951 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139
Join us for performances of all kinds! There will be an open mic portion of the event where you can show your creativity to the community! Refreshments will be served.
Pre Mother’s Day Concert at Atlantic City
Saturday May 12, 2018 | 7:00-10:00 PM
Atlanta City Boardwalk Hall | 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Special performance featuring Vivian Green and Maxwell at Atlantic City’s beautiful Boardwalk Hall.
Happy Birthday to You, Paul Robeson!
Saturday, April 28th, 2018 | 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Rutgers Day | Penn & N. 5th St. Camden, NJ
Join us in celebrating the 120th birthday of our university library’s namesake, Paul Robeson! Sign a jumbo birthday card, make a button, or take a selfie with the actor, activist, and alum. Admission is free!
Moments with Paul
Thursday, April 19th, 2018 | 7:00 PM
West Philadelphia High School | 4901 Chestnut St. Philadelphia, PA
A performance with Jason Mckinney as Paul Robeson and Christopher A. Bagley as Lawrence Brown. A collaboration between West Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, Paul Robeson House, Museum and United in Music, INC., in conjunction with University of Pennsylvania’s Netter Center for Community Partnership.
Paul Robeson: 20th Century Renaissance Man, Entertainer, & Activist, Screening and Panel Discussion
Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 | 6:00-8:00 PM
Rutgers-Camden Alumni House | 312 Cooper St. Camden, NJ
Robeson’s many achievements are chronicled in this documentary, ranging from playing on the Rutgers football team to graduation Columbia Law School, performing on Broadway and in Hollywood films to his social activism and blacklisting during the McCarthy era. Following the short film, there will be a panel discussion with the Director of the Paul Robeson House and a Robeson family historian. Birthday cake and light refreshments will be served!
We Are All Paul
Friday, April 28th, 2017 | 4:00-7:00 PM
Paul Robeson House & Museum | 4951 Walnut St. Philadelphia, PA
A celebration of the Arts in Honor of Paul Robeson Performances co-created by students from Sayre High School, University of PA and other professional guests. Songs made world famous by Paul Robeson and monologues taken from his personal story Here I Stand will be included.