"The T.D. McNeal Story"

brochure: td mcneal story

A Call to Conscience will present The T. D. McNeal Story: From Servitude to Civil Rights, a play that chronicles McNeal’s role in organizing the St. Louis Sleeping Car Porters’ Union in the 1930s and 1940s, his involvement in St. Louis lunch counter sit-ins in 1944, his successful campaign regarding the hiring of African Americans in the nation’s defense industry, and his election as the first African American state senator in Missouri. The T. D. McNeal Story is written by playwright Gregory Carr and directed by Community Arts Training Institute fellow Fannie Lebby.

Resource fair begins at 6pm, performance begins at 7pm.

Presented by A Call to Conscience.

When: Friday, October 20 2017 at 7:00 pm (past)
Saturday, October 21 2017 at 7:00 pm (past)
Where: Lee Auditorium
How Much:Free
Exhibit(s): | #1 in Civil Rights: The African American Freedom Struggle in St. Louis
Brochure: | td mcneal story.pdf