Sam Wilson was the founding artistic director of Arena Players established in 1953 as a venue for African American Theater. Arena Players is the oldest continuously operating African American theater in the United States. Arena Players run several productions throughout the year, as well as jazz and comedy shows. The next production, “Black Diamonds” begins on February 14 and runs until February 23, 2014. For more information about the new production or to purchase tickets, visit: http://arenaplayersinc.com.
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Baltimore City is a town filled with invaluable landmarks such as the legendary statue of the late jazz singer Billie Holiday that sits on Pennsylvania Avenue in west Baltimore.