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Jay Heritage Center: "The Kept Private" by Storyhorse Documentary Theater

3 Full Performances of "The Kept Private" by Storyhorse Documentary Theater

plus Talkbacks with the Directors and Actors Saturday Evening

Ideal for educators and high school history students! Born about 1742Andrew Frazier, an African American farmer, served in the military from 1775 – 1778. As a wagon team leader he transported enemy munitions to be melted down for reuse and he was among the troops that marched in the Battle of Harlem, as well as through New Rochelle and Rye, and in the Battle of  White Plains. But his quest to receive remuneration for his service was challenging, particularly because he was black and likely enslaved at the time of his service.

 

Experience this compelling drama and delve into a rarely discussed chapter of New York State’s Revolutionary War history
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