Stagolee and the Funeral of a Dangerous Word

Stagolee and the Funeral of a Dangerous Word

World Premiere

By Thomas Meloncon

A small town in East Texas. The local NAACP office is planning a funeral for the “N word.” A close-minded white man is on his way to the office to have a frank discussion with the legendary Stagolee, a black man known for his father’s legendary status and swagger. A world premiere production of nationally recognized Houston playwright Thomas Meloncon’s newest work.


Main Street Theater – Rice Village
2540 Times Blvd.


March 30 – April 21, 2024
Previews: March 24, 28 & 29, 2024

Thursdays – Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 3:00pm

Tickets: $35 – $59

Open Captioning

April 7 at 3pm
Open “in-sync” Captioned Performance


Seating Charts
Learn more about available discounts here.

Running Time: 2 Hours including a 15 minute intermission

Please note: no outside food/snacks are allowed at the theater. You may purchase concessions at the show.

Children under the age of 9 are not allowed in the theater.

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