No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone

Aug 3 - Aug 7 | Culbreth Theatre

No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone

Written by Howard Craft
Directed by
Kathryn Hunter-Williams
Featuring Yolanda Rabun

Yolanda Rabun gives a powerhouse performance as the “High Priestess of Soul” in this extraordinary one-woman show that celebrates an unforgettable voice and indominable spirit that stirred souls and changed lives. Combining Simone’s genre-bending songs with details from her incredible life story, playwright Howard L. Craft’s play captures an American cultural icon for an evening of theater that won’t soon be forgotten.

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Schedule of Performances

Ticket prices start $15.00 and vary by seating section. We offer discounts for students and groups of 20 or more. 

Video (credit Rob Dunnenberger)

Creative Team

Kathyrn Hunter-Williams

Director

Natasha Jackson

Stage Manager

David Navalinsky

Scenic & Lighting Designer

Jennifer Bayang

Costume Designer

Brandon Reed

Sound Designer

Cast

Yolanda Rabun

Nina Simone

Brevan Hampden

Percussion

Christian Sharp

Bass

Russell Favret

Guitar

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