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About Necessary Sacrifices

Eavesdrop on history as abolitionist and Union recruiter Frederick Douglass challenges his president to act on the statement that “all men are created equal.” "Necessary Sacrifices" is a glimpse into the hearts and souls of two brilliant Americans as their choices affect not only their sons, but the future of a nation. This battle of ideas is based on documented meetings, public speeches and personal writings.

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Audience talk-back sessions with Taproot Theatre Co. staff and cast will take place immediately following each midweek matinee performance, and on Wednesday evenings beginning with the performance on Wednesday 9/25 at 7:30pm.

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Recommended for ages 12 and up.

Jewell Mainstage at Taproot Theatre Co.

204 N 85th Street, Seattle, WA 98103

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