Milburn Stone Theatre Hosts a Weekend of Jazz and Historical Triumph

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NORTH EAST, MD — Milburn Stone Theatre is inviting the community to an exciting weekend filled with soul-stirring music and compelling historical drama. Two extraordinary events are set to take place that promise to captivate and inspire audiences: an evening of Jazz with the award-winning Eric Byrd Trio and a poignant play titled “Black Angels Over Tuskegee.”

A Soulful Evening with Eric Byrd Trio

On Friday, February 9, 2024, the Milburn Stone Theatre opens its doors for “An Evening with Eric Byrd Trio,” a night dedicated to the enchanting melodies of jazz, gospel, and blues. The concert features the renowned Eric Byrd Trio, a group that has been spreading the joy of music globally for nearly two decades.

Comprising pianist and vocalist Eric Byrd, bassist Bhagwan Khalsa, and drummer Alphonso Young, Jr., the trio offers a dynamic performance rooted in swing and be-bop. Their musical journey ranges from toe-tapping swing numbers to heart-wrenching blues, ensuring an immersive experience for both jazz enthusiasts and newcomers. Tickets for this unforgettable event are available at

Black Angels Over Tuskegee: An Inspiring Journey

The spirit of perseverance and triumph echoes at Milburn Stone Theatre on February 10-11, 2024, with Layon Gray’s “Black Angels Over Tuskegee.” This award-winning historical drama presents the powerful narrative of six pioneering African American aviators who dared to dream in the face of adversity during the Jim Crow era.

Their story of intelligence, patriotism, and brotherhood is a testament to their unwavering courage and their fight for an inclusive society. Suitable for audiences aged 13 and above, “Black Angels Over Tuskegee” promises an emotionally captivating experience. Tickets for this remarkable historical drama can be purchased at

This weekend at the Milburn Stone Theatre is set to be an unforgettable experience, showcasing not only the transformative power of music but also the inspiring strength of the human spirit in overcoming adversity. Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in a weekend of music and historical triumph. Secure your tickets now for a truly memorable experience.

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