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Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity Dec. 6 at Hylton Center

The Creative and Performing Arts Center (CAPAC, Inc.) will present Hughes’ Black Nativity on Friday, Dec. 6, at 7:30 p.m. at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas, where CAPAC is one of the founding Resident Arts Partners.

Black Nativity is a soul stirring musical production that is the signature theatrical piece of acclaimed poet Langston Hughes.

Hughes chronicles the original story of the Nativity through scripture, verse, music and dance. A jubilant company of astonishing actors, dancers, vocalists and musicians deliver a powerful message of joy, faith, hope, victory and deliverance.

Black Nativity is an inspirational performance that touches a special place in the hearts and minds of all who attend, according to a news release.

“I am so proud of the phenomenal development of CAPAC in the 17 years of our existence. Presenting the work of such a legendary writer and poet as Langston Hughes marks a tremendous milestone for us. We look forward to continuing to build relationships and partnerships that expand our capacity to deliver high quality, accessible creative programming that empowers, enhances, and inspires families in their everyday lives,” said CAPAC Founder Denise M. McPhail.

Tickets may be purchased at the Hylton Box Office (703-993-7759) or online at For m.ore information, visit .

BACKGROUND CAPAC provides educational excellence, enrichment and quality entertainment through the arts while inspiring the community to participate in cultural diversity. Our mission is demonstrated through showcasing visual and performing arts; involving children, teens and adults; providing arts resources; and understanding arts enrichment. As an arts institute, CAPAC’s programs include drama, dance and art workshops, plays, poetry readings, auditions, musicals, recitals, arts festivals and more to enhance self-expression.

For more information contact Denise McPhail at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 703-441-2479.

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