Free Congo, 2:00PM
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About the Event
THE YEAR IS 1899.
On the advent of a new, modern century,
the nations of Europe bring civilization to the shores of the dark continent, Africa.
A young Belgian girl sails to meet her father, governor-general of the colony Boma, capital
of the Congo Free State. But quickly she realizes that the stories of paradise told
back home ill prepared her for a land ruled by bloodshed and brutality.
By chance, she meets the African boy, Congo, and to spare him mistreatment
accepts him as her slave, only to learn that he is a prince deposed,
rightful heir to the throne, exiled, in search of his mother.
And together they begin an incredible adventure
of courage, faith, and sacrifice, on a quest to
An OPA Production
Director: Jonathan Shepherd
Assistant Director: Savana Walthinsen
Choreographer: Jimena Shepherd
Book by Jonathan Shepherd
Music by Jonathan Shepherd and European and African artists throughout history
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