"Toni Stone" Live Simulcast at Nationals Park

Sun Sep 26 2021 at 07:30 pm

Nationals Park | Washington

Arena Stage
Publisher/HostArena Stage
"Toni Stone" Live Simulcast at Nationals Park
Join Arena Stage on September 26 for a FREE live simulcast of Lydia R. Diamond's "Toni Stone."
History is filled with trailblazers and Toni Stone was one of them. Considered a pioneer, Toni Stone is the first woman to play baseball in the Negro Leagues, also making her the first woman to play professionally in a men’s league in the 1950s. Against all odds, Stone shattered expectations and created her own set of rules in the male-dominated sports world. Based on Martha Ackmann’s book Curveball: The Remarkable Story of Toni Stone, award-winning playwright Lydia R. Diamond (Smart People, The Bluest Eye) tells the dynamic story of Stone’s journey of perseverance and resilience just to do what she loved the most — play baseball.
*This production is rated PG-13. It contains coarse and mature language that may not be appropriate for younger audiences.

Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Nationals Park, 1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington D.C., DC 20003, Washington, United States


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