Tuskegee Airman Project
What does the legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen mean to the modern college student? Using firsthand accounts and newly declassified historical documents, this new play takes us on a fast paced, aggressive dive right into enemy fire as a group of today’s twenty-year-old students discover how not too long ago young people like themselves fought and died for liberty, from the intolerance of America’s foes overseas to the racism of America’s own at home.
The Cast includes York College students:
Alix Balan, Akelia Burke, Kevin Cauvin, Adam Glenn, Uchenna Ijeaku, Isaac Lama, Vania St.Louis, Celina Santiago, and York College graduate Phil Williams.
Set Design is by Adjunct Assistant Professor David T. Jones, Lighting Design by Timothy Hart. Research by recent graduate Leatrice Whitney, and s