The South Camden Theatre Company Opens Fifth Season with Slave Narratives Revisited - A Celebration of Freedom

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 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 Walt’s Cafe, an establishment previously owned by Paprzycki's grandparents and the setting for his first play and newly published book, "Last Rites".

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About South Camden Theatre Company, Inc

The South Camden Theatre Company, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to helping revitalize the City of Camden, New Jersey by producing meaningful, professional theater in the City's Waterfront South District. We are committed to staging performances that entertain, elevate and inspire audiences, whether our plays are rooted in the reality of injustice, or explore the magic of human potential and show how love can transcend our differences. We are here to serve the community - its adults and children - and we exist to provide hope for the rebirth of our city, while providing a voice and a stage for those who live, work and dream here. South Camden Theatre Company, Inc. is a proud member of The New Jersey Theatre Alliance, The Theatre Alliance of Greater Philadelphia, South Jersey Cultural Alliance and the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance. For more information on South Camden Theatre Company and Waterfront South Theatre visit

Contact :
Gus Orr
South Camden Theatre Company, Inc
400 Jasper Street
Camden, NJ 08104

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Press Release Submitted On: October 08, 2009 at 6:25 am
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