We go Inside the Arts for conversation with Dr. Nancy Dawson, artistic director of the Tennessee based Music is Spirit theater group. She leads her African American historical theater group in Stories From Da Dirt this weekend in New Orleans.
Performances combine stories from the Underground Railroad, women in the Civil War, and the performance of African American spirituals.
Saturday, Feb. 16:
11-11:45 a.m. — 916 N. Peters St. (Jazz Park in Dutch Alley)
2-3:30 p.m. — Old U.S. Mint, 3rd Floor
Sunday, Feb. 17:
1:00 p.m. — French Market's Farmers Market Stage