Camden, NJ (PressExposure) October 08, 2009 -- The South Camden Theatre Company, a nonprofit professional theatre organization located in Camden, New Jersey opens its fifth season October 30, 2009 with a special three show performance of Ed Shockley's "Slave Narratives Revisited: a celebration of freedom".
Producing Artistic Director Joseph M. Paprzycki states, "As we await the completion of our new home at the Waterfront South Theatre we are pleased to continue bringing exciting theatre to the region in this our fifth season. We will be opening this fall with three special performances of "Slave Narratives Revisited: a celebration of freedom". This exciting play is written by well known Philadelphia playwright Ed Shockley and features the playwright and director lary moten. This wonderful play takes us on a journey of oppression and freedom that spans from the time of slavery to today we are especially proud to welcome Ed and his work to South Camden Theatre Company."
Performances will be held on Friday October 30 and Saturday October 31 at 8pm and Sunday afternoon November 1 at 1:30pm at the South Camden Theatre Company's stage currently located in the basement theater of the Sacred Heart Church in Camden, New Jersey. Tickets are available for purchase for $15 at the door and online at http://www.southcamdentheatre.org or may be reserved by calling 1-866-811-4111.
The South Camden Theatre Company has been staging productions for five years in the basement of Sacred Heart Church and plans to move its performances across the street into the new 99-seat Waterfront South Theatre in 2010. Located at the corner of 4th and Jasper Streets in Camden, New Jersey, the new building is currently under construction at the site of the former bar named Waltâs Cafe, an establishment previously owned by Paprzycki's grandparents and the setting for his first play and newly published book, "Last Rites".