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Breath And Imagination:
A Timeline of Events in Roland Hayes’s Life
Breath and Imagination is the story of Roland Hayes, the son of slaves who sang for kings and queens. Although the play is not a strict biography of Hayes’s life, many of the events you’ll see on stage actually did happen – some of them, right here in Boston. Here is a timeline of some key events from the life of our own hometown hero, Roland Hayes: the celebrated American tenor.