Tolton Play

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The Archdiocese of Washington and Diocese of Arlington are joining efforts to bring the St. Luke’s Production of the one-man play, Tolton: From Slave to Priest, to Bishop Ireton High School for five performances on, Nov. 15-18, during Black Catholic History Month. The play is an important story that shares a piece of the history of our Catholic Church here in the United States, by telling the story of Servant of God Father Augustus Tolton’s life from being an enslaved American to becoming the first ordained African American priest.

All are invited to attend and discover the ways in which our faith unites us as one community.

Reserve your FREE seats online at!

Free-will donations are being accepted.

Suitable for ages 10 & up.

Concessions will be available.


Bishop Ireton High School
Bishop Ireton High School, Cambridge Road, Alexandria, VA, USA

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