Layon Gray's Kings of Harlem

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:30pm
John Lyman Center for the Performing Arts
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515

This play is inspired by the 1939 Harlem Rens basketball team. From the Writer/Director of the hit play Black Angels Over Tuskegee, The Harlem Rens the 1st. professional African American basketball team amazed fans with their innovative and unique style of play. Competing against black and white teams they complied the most impressive winning streak in basketball history by winning 112 games in one season and losing seven. In 1963, the Rens were inducted in the Professional Basketball Hall of Fame

$50 VIP Ticket (Seating in the front three rows and Pre Show Reception at 6:00pm)
$25 Regular/General Public

Seating: General admission