A Simple Handshake Changed History! It was meeting of baseball’s International League owners and officials that took place in a small room at Genesee House, a hotel located in Buffalo New York. After some discussion, they shook hands and it was done. Negroes would no longer be welcomed to play in the major or minor leagues. It would take nearly sixty years before baseball’s self-erected color barrier would be broken by an African-American.
Ovations Entertainment Inc. (OEi) presents, ‘A Gentleman’s Agreement’ May 28th – 31st at the Southwest Arts Center in Atlanta. Written, produced and directed by Kerwin D. Sims, this theatrical story combines historical facts, drama, intrigue and emotional elements, resulting in an event you don’t want to miss!
Don't Miss This Historic, Emotional and Life Changing Story.
Southwest Arts Center
915 New Hope Road SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30331
May 28 - 31, 2015 / 7:00pm Matinees 2:30pm All Seats $15
A Gentleman's Agreement