Past Events

This listing of past events includes recordings of several programs, below.

Webster Five visit to exhibit “Catch the Fire” Sponsors of the opening reception on February 3, 2024

February 3, 2024 – Opening Reception-Catch the Fire

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Black Doll Exhibit – Worcester Black History Project and National Black Doll Museum of History and Culture-February 4th, 2023

All That She Carried
Thursday, April 7, 2022
Cosponsored by the American Antiquarian Society

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Lawrence Brownlee Saturday, May 22, 2021 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Music Worcester presents: tenor Lawrence Brownlee with a program titled “Songs Of My Youth.” All proceeds from your ticket purchase will benefit several Worcester-area charitable organizations in their efforts to address systemic racism and racial injustice in our community and beyond. 

This event will take place virtually.

Black Faces in White Spaces

Join Dr. Nicole Overstreet, Shanez’e Johnson, Professor Maria O’Brien, and Xaulanda Thorpe for a panel discussion on June 17 at 7:00 PM to explore the Black experience at Predominately White Institutions (PWIs).

This discussion is inspired by The Niceties and is a collaboration between WCLOC Theater Company, the Worcester Black History Project, and Worcester Historical Museum.


From June 18-20, 2021, Worcester County Light Opera Company (WCLOC) will be producing Eleanor Burgess’ The Niceties in partnership with the Worcester Black History Project and the Worcester Historical Museum

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