doollee banner
The Playwrights Database
contact doollee



Vienna Carroll

VIENNA CARROLL  

Nationality:    African American
email:    Click here to contact     Website:    Click here

Literary Agent:    n/a


Vienna Carroll's interest is in the role of Spirituals in early 19th century Southern social relations. She has long considered the Spirituals a vital resource in reconstructing freedom stories of the enslaved prior to the Civil War and has recently expanded her research to include secular songs in illustrating antebellum social relations between Black people, enslaved and free, as well as with whites and others. Ms Carroll was a presenter along with other historians and scholars at the Schomburg Centers 2nd annual Summer education Institute: Black History 360 on ways to create antebellum life and Underground Railroad activity through song in a whole life context. She has been invited to return to join the Schomburg Center's 2012 distinguished panel of presenters.

Buy Plays with Doollee

Each page of doollee.com has links to play/book outlets, either directly to the Publisher, through Stageplays.com and Amazon to the second hand and 1st editions of AbeBooks. These links will automatically take you to the relevant area obviating the need for further search.
AbeBooks.co.uk   AbeBooks.com   Stageplays.com   amazon.com   amazon.co.uk   amazon.ca
whether you are a Playwright who wishes to make their entry definitive, an unlisted Playwright or a User with a tale to tell - we want to hear from you.
download WORD submission template

below is a list of Vienna Carroll's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

Singin' Wid A Sword In Ma Han'



Singin' Wid A Sword In Ma Han'

Synopsis:
I'll be back for you soon Topper I swear. North to Freedom. Now we escapin slavery, the Gap Gang huntin us, we searchin for that Underground Railroad to our family in Columbia Pa. a Griot Chorus helps tell our tale.

Notes:
written by Vienna Carroll, Music - African-American Spirituals. http://singinwidaword.com or http://singingwithasword.com

1st Produced:
The Players Theatre, New York International Fringe Festival    2009

Organisations:
GreenGurl Productions

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

To Buy This Play:
If Publisher (above) is underlined then the play may be purchased by direct click from the Publisher, otherwise (below) are AbeBooks for secondhand, signed & 1st eds and other Booksellers for new copies

Booksellers:

Genre:
1h 0m Musical Drama

Parts:
Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

Further Reference:
-

Top of Page Top of Page