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Twilight Tales: Doin’ Dunbar as ‘Lias’ Mother

  • Sponsor: Mercer Museum
  • Location: Mercer Museum
  • Dates: October 5, 2017
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 348-9461
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Adults $14; Youth $12
  • Reservations Required: Yes

In the dramatic atmosphere of the Mercer Museum's Central Court, playwright, songwriter and storyteller Oni Lasana performs the dialect poetry of African-American writer Paul Lawrence Dunbar (1872-1906). Illustrated with objects from the Mercer collection, her program mixes humor, drama and an interactive style. Appropriate for ages 8 and up.

Twilight Tales: Doin’ Dunbar as ‘Lias’ Mother