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Rooted Voices

October 7, 2017

Performance of Scott Joplin’s opera “Treemonisha,” about the importance of education, centered on the life of a young former slave woman in the late 19th century who rallies her people to appreciate the value of education, featuring full orchestra on stage, a star-studded cast of national/local singers, and the choirs of Jackson State University, Tougaloo College, and Mississippi College.

Funded project of the Mississippi Humanities Council. The Mississippi Humanities Council is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Time: 7:30 am to 10:00 pm

Contact: Mississippi Symphony Orchestra Phone: (601) 960-1565
Thalia Mara Hall
255 E Pascagoula Street
Jackson, MS 39201
United States
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