THE ROYALE by Marco Ramirez

Presented by Rec Room HTX at Rec Room HTX, Houston TX

Apr 10 - 27
THE ROYALE by Marco Ramirez

REGIONAL PREMIERE Jay ‘The Sport’ Jackson dreams of being the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. But it’s 1905 and, in the racially segregated world of boxing, his chances are as good as knocked out. 

Winner of two Obie Awards, an Outer Critics Circle Award and a Drama Desk Award, The Royale is inspired by the real-life story of Jack Johnson from Galveston, a boxer who – at the height of the Jim Crow era – became the most famous and the most notorious black man on Earth.

Written by award-winning American writer Marco Ramirez (Sons of Anarchy, Orange is the New Black).

“…a well constructed drama that captures both the beautiful frenzy of boxing and the (sadly still relevant) volatile state of race relations in America.”

— THE TELEGRAPH

“Rousing and resonant

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ADMISSION INFO

$15 – $40, see website for details

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 24, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Wed)
  • Apr 25, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Apr 26, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Apr 27, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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100 Jackson St., Houston, TX 77002

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