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It’s that time of year…the holiday season is fast approaching!  Redwood Media Group and The Shona Sharif African Dance and Drum Ensemble are excited to announce the 30th Anniversary production of Black Nativity.   Offering a dynamic experience, this is a classic retelling of the story of the birth of Jesus from an African-American perspective featuring gospel music, African drumming and dancing and passionate acting, directed by Maurice Redwood. This year's show will run from December 15-23, 2023, at the Charity Randall Theater, located inside the Stephen Foster Memorial.

4301 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 on the

University of Pittsburgh campus.

Celebrate the magic of this beloved holiday tradition, filled with soul-stirring music, captivating performances, and a powerful retelling of the nativity story. Immerse yourself in the beauty of African American culture and traditions, as we come together to honor the past, celebrate the present, and embrace the future.

Tickets on sale on November 15th via

For more information and group ticket packages, please call 412-648-2276 or email

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