Henry Box Brown

Amazing fusion of R'n'B and gospel telling the unmissable true tale of an 1850s Virginia slave who mails himself to freedom in a box.

Henry Box Brown

About Henry Box Brown

2018 Best Musical nominee (MusicalTheatreReview.com). Amazing fusion of R'n'B and gospel telling the unmissable true tale of an 1850s Virginia slave who mails himself to freedom in a box. 'Astounding a capella – standing ovation' (Fest). Performed for over 30,000 people from NYC, it’s a crowd-pleaser that shines a light on our capacity to transcend. 'Compelling, remarkable, great songs, authentic…' (Times). 'Beautiful, thunderous applause, moving tenderness' (FringeReview.co.uk). Superb 16-strong New York cast directed by Tony winner Ben Harney (Dreamgirls). NEA award-winning writer, Mehr Mansuri and championed by the Baha’i Unity Center of NYC.

Age 5+

Venue 24: Gilded Balloon, Patter Hoose, 3 Chambers St, EH1 1HT

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