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October 4-7, 2017

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THE ​​Atlanta black theatre festival 


40 Plays* in 4 Days, All Under One Roof!​

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WHAT IS THE ATLANTA BLACK THEATRE FESTIVAL?​​​​


The Atlanta Black Theatre Festival is one of the top storytelling festivals celebrating the African diaspora in the nation!  Experience 40 plays* in 4 days all under one roof at the magnificent Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center. This is our 6th year paying tribute to today's most prolific artists while sharing colorful stories of triumph and humanity.


In just a few short years, the Atlanta Black Theatre Festival has burst on to the theater scene in Atlanta, rendering over 200 live events presented by 1,300 literary, visual and performing artists.


Whether you're a fan of Tyler Perry, August Wilson or just a lover of world class Black Art, this popular fall festival will become one of your favorite things to do in Atlanta! 


So don't just pick a play, pick a day (or all 4) to immerse yourself in a marathon of bold, vivacious theatre.  Buy individual tickets or all access passes now and ENJOY!


*40 plays in 4 days includes special events


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