Howard University

“THURGOOD” At the Kennedy Center


You are cordially invited to join Howard University School of Law alumni and friends for a special evening at the Kennedy Center.

Come celebrate the life of Howard Law School scholar, Justice Thurgood Marshall.

Join fellow alumni and supporters of the law school at a Pre-Show Reception, which will begin at 5:30 pm. Following the reception at 7:30 pm, watch a stellar portrayal of “THURGOOD” starring Tony Award winner and Academy Award nominee, Laurence Fishburne.


Ticket Information
Orchestra Seats   $125
Balcony Seats   $100
New Alumni   $60
(graduated within 5 years)
Faculty/Staff   $60
Current Students       $50
Children   $40
(12 -16 years of age)
Priority Seating will be given based on reservation and payment receipt. Tickets will be available at the pre-show reception.


Thurgood Marshall Biography

Please send payments and donations made payable to:
“Howard University School of Law”

Mailing Address:
Howard University School of Law
Office of Development and Alumni Relations
2900 Van Ness Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008

All payments must be received by May 10, 2010

For more information, contact:
Director of Development
Howard University School of Law

(202) 806-8000

NPR Broadcast: Program-Tell Me More

Black Justice Thurgood Marshall Portrayed On Stage
Host Michel Martin talks with actor Laurence Fishburne and playwright George Stevens, Jr. about Thurgood, a one-man play about the life of civil rights icon and pioneering African-American Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. They discuss the pressures of portraying a real-life historical figure and why they were so drawn to the project.

NPR Broadcast: Program-Tell Me More- Aired: June 3, 2010

updated: June 3, 2010