Storytelling Series

Dwight Gallian Is An Interpreter And Specialist On Frontier Lifeways.

Come to Conner Prairie for an evening of Storytelling. Join us for a journey through early Indiana history highlighting the importance of Lenape culture. Our premier storytellers, including Kevin Carter and Dwight Gallian, will regale you in an immersive storytelling experience. Click here to learn more and reserve your tickets!

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Freedom Church: The Liberation of Soul

Asante Children’s Theatre actors

Freedom Church: The Liberation of Soul is a production of the Asante Children’s Theatre in partnership with Conner Prairie that dives deep into the evolution and history of African American religion. The production is also closely related to Conner Prairie’s forthcoming exhibition, Promised Land as Proving Ground, opening in June 2022. Showtimes: Saturday, August 7th…

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Learning History, Culture, and Inclusivity Through Youth Theatre

Asante Children’s Theatre actors

Through the Academy Summer Intensive produced in partnership with Asante Children’s Theatre and Conner Prairie, Indianapolis children are able to learn both the art of theatre and American history along the way. The Program of the Asante Art Institute of Indianapolis is specially crafted for youth actors ages 12 to18 years of age. Through an…

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Journeys in Search of Justice

Journey In Search Of Justice Dress Rehearsal

Please see below for a list of individual performance times.  “Journeys in Search of Justice” is a one-act play comprised of five scenes with a Cast size of 8-12 performers. Journeys will be centered on pieces of land at different moments throughout history. For more information on Conner Prairie’s theatre program, click here. This event…

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