Ahmanson Theatre | Los Angeles, California
Why is The Soldier’s Play, the musical so good? Well, the play highlights the devastating effect racism has on both victims and offenders, both psychologically and physically. It sheds light on both overtly racist attitudes and actions as well as those that are so strongly embedded in society and are taken for granted. The stage and performers will leave you in a state of awe the whole show, but tickets will not last long as everyone will throng towards the ticket office for this one, so you better be fast or else you will lose out. Grab your tickets right here. It will be live at Ahmanson Theatre on Thursday 15th June 2023.
The sergeant of a Black unit, Vernon C. Waters, was killed in a Louisiana army camp in 1944. The local Klan or a white officer could have been the culprit, according to Captain Taylor, the white chief of police. Black captain Richard Davenport is tasked with conducting the investigation. Taylor tries to discourage Davenport out of concern that the hiring of a Black investigator will lead to the case being ignored. Nevertheless, Davenport pursues and learns that the men in the company harbor deep-seated hatred and corruption. Despite the many motives of each soldier, Davenport eventually cracks the case and unearth a discovery that is even more shocking than the crime itself. You have to be there to experience why this is such an award-winning narrative.
A Soldier’s Play, the play has captivated spectators as they gasp at the magical stage design with a charming cast dressed in the most pretty costumes and this time will be no different. You have to be quick as tickets won’t be available for long, however you can reserve yours here.