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dwb (driving while black)

Presented by Opera Birmingham at Red Mountain Theatre, Birmingham AL

Jan 27 - 29 2023
dwb (driving while black)

Opera Birmingham continues its successful chamber opera series with dwb (driving while black). This new one-act opera explores issues of racial injustice, juxtaposing the story of an African American parent (as her son reaches driving age) with contemporary news bulletins highlighting the dangerous world beyond a parent’s control.  dwb continues our Birmingham Speaks initiative, using this production as a springboard for community conversations where art and life intersect.
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Adult tickets start at $25. Student/child tickets are $10.

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  • Jan 27, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 28, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 29, 2023 at 02:30 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Red Mountain Theatre

1600 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35233

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