The Alleghany Arts Council, in partnership with the Alleghany County Library, brings you and evening of timeless entertainment with a touch of history with Mike Wiley
ONE NOBLE JOURNEY: A BOX MARKED FREEDOM – A true story of three slaves who overcome seemingly insurmountable odds to gain a life of freedom. Wiley becomes Henry “Box” Brown a black slave who sees no alternative but to mail himself to freedom in a small crate. Brown’s life unfolds like a Mark Twain adventure, perilous and somber at times while humorous and heroic throughout. Audience members join Wiley on stage, quickly becoming characters helping propel the historic action.
Admission is FREE • Light Refreshments Served
Donations to the Alleghany Arts Council welcomed