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Charlotte Performance Dates:  October 13-14, 2017
Winston-Salem Performance Dates:  October 19-29, 2017 & May 3-6, 2018

ONE NIGHT ONLY: Use the discount code PREVIEW50 online or by calling the NCBRC office at 336.723.2266 to receive 50% off all ticket prices to the Thursday October 19, 2017 performance of The Legend of Buster Neal.


What is the true definition of manhood?

A fearless civil rights activist reappears 60 years after his supposed death to face his greatest challenge: his great-great grandson.  The Legend of Buster Neal tells the story of four generations of African American men and the challenges each faced.  A powerful drama examining legacy, friendship, and fatherhood, the play questions the true definition of manhood.

Featured Actor:  Nathan Purdee

Nathan Purdee’s work as an actor has been seen on ABC, CBS, NBC, HBO, Showtime, Netflix and PBS. He is most well-known for his roles as mobster-turned-private investigator “Nathan Hastings” on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless, District Attorney “Hank Gannon” on the ABC soap opera One Live to Live, and “Youngblood ‘Superfly’ Priest” in The Return of Superfly, the third and final installment in the classic Superfly trilogy.


Charlotte Performance Details

For tickets and information for performances in Charlotte, NC
October 13th and October 14th,
please visit at the Booth Playhouse
at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
by clicking here:

Charlotte Tickets



Winston-Salem Performance Details
Winston Salem
Show Dates and Times:
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 7:30 pm
Friday, October 20, 2017, 7:30 pm
Saturday, October 21, 2017, 7:30 pm
Sunday, October 22, 2017, 3:00 pm
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 7:30 pm
Friday, October 27, 2017, 7:30 pm
Saturday, October 28, 2017, 7:30 pm
Sunday, October 29, 2017, 3:00 pmThursday, May 3, 2018, 7:30 pm
Friday, May 4, 2018, 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 5, 2018, 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 6, 2018, 3:00 pm
Written by: Jackie Alexander
Duration: 2 hours
No. of Performances: 12
Intermissions: 1 Intermission
Theater Location: Arts Council Theatre, Winston Salem, NC
Number of Seats: 525
Winston Salem
Ticket Prices:
$25 – Adults

$21 – Seniors/Students

$15 – Children 15 years and under

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