Theatre Tuscaloosa presents the 2021-22 Season: Together Again
Theatre Tuscaloosa presents the 2021-22 Season: Together Again

Page to Stage: Busy Day

Busy Day

Rickey Powell in Concert


Conceived by Rickey Powell

with AJ Edwards & Tina Turley


October 29 & 30



Mask Requirement

In accordance with Shelton State's masking policy, all patrons are required to wear a mask while they are in the building and throughout the performance. No concessions or other food or drinks will be sold or distributed during the show.


Page to Stage returns this season with Alabama Jazz Hall-of-Famer Rickey Powell, who presents his one-man show about his life growing up in Alabama during the height of the Civil Rights movement. Rickey recounts the moment when he was supposed to be with his best friends at the 16th Street Church the day they were killed in the 1963 bombing. Audiences will then journey from Alabama to New York City and across Europe as Rickey reminisces about his dynamic musical career. 

Production Credits

Playwrights – Rickey Powell, AJ Edwards, Tina Turley

Directors – Tina Turley & Dr. Allison Upshaw

Stage Manager – Ebony Wesley

Music Director – Lincoln Byron Morgan Thomas
Lighting Design – Lyndell McDonald 
Audio Engineer – Max Blevins

Technical Director – Wheeler Kincaid


  • Friday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m.

Frequently Asked Questions


  • What is the running time of the production?
    Approximately 90 minutes.
  • Will there be an intermission?
  • Should I bring the kids?
    While this production is not designed for children, the content is appropriate for kids 10 and older.

  • What themes are explored in the play?
    The show is a celebration of life through music including themes of family, race relations, and reaching for your dreams.
  • Does the play’s text contain offensive language?
  • Does the play contain violence?
    No violence is depicted on stage, however the historical events of the 1963 bombing of the 16th Baptist Church are discussed.
  • Does the play contain the use of alcohol, tobacco, or drugs?
  • Does the play contain nudity or other adult situations?

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Monday-Thursday: 9am-5pm
Friday: 9am-12pm
One hour prior to performances

9500 Old Greensboro Road #135
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405


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