Arts & Culture
4:37 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Kennedy Prize for Drama goes to Dominique Morisseau’s play 'Detroit '67'

The Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama inspired by American History is given once a year to a new play or musical that uses the power of theater to explore this country's past, and to engage audiences in a deeper understanding of history and in meaningful conversations about current issues.

This year, that prize goes to Dominique Morisseau's "Detroit 67." a Detroit native, Morisseau is a playwright, poet, and actress.