April: The Public Theater shows!

Helloooo April! We got 2 great shows from The Public Theater that we hope you’ll enjoy. Also, our guest this month worked on one of them so definitely get your butts to the theatre!

AIN’T NO MO’ @ The Public Theater until May 5

Inspired by George C. Wolfe’s The Colored Museum, this play takes us through a satirical journey of Afro America as all the black people prepare to make a mass exodus out of the country. Absurd, profound, and totally wild, Ain’t No Mo’ is a bold and daring look at contemporary America.

Cast:

Jordan E. Cooper - Peaches
Marchánt Davis – Passenger 2
Jennean Farmer - Understudy
Fedna Jacquet – Passenger 1
Crystal Lucas-Perry – Passenger 5
Simone Recasner – Passenger 3
Ebony Marshall-Oliver – Passenger 4
Hermon Whaley Jr. - Peaches Understudy

Produced by The Public Theater
Written by Jordan E. Cooper
Directed by Stevie Walker-Webb
Scenic Design - Kimie Nishikawa
Costume Design - Montana Levi Blanco
Lighting Design - Adam Honoré
Sound Design - Emily Auciello
Hair, Wig, and Make-Up Design - Cookie Jordan
Fight Director - Thomas Schall
Production Stage Manager - Geoff Boronda
Stage Manager - Erin McCoy

 

WHITE NOISE @ The Public Theater until May 5

After being assaulted by the police, Leo begins to question his safety as a black man in America. His 3 friends, while going through their own emotional turmoil, attempt to support him in his time of imbalance. However, when Leo decides that he wants to BECOME a slave to his friend Ralph, fractures become chasms and the “white noise” keeps getting louder.

Cast:

Daveed Diggs - Leo
Sheria Irving - Misha
Thomas Sadoski - Ralph
Zoë Winters - Dawn

Produced by The Public Theater
Written by Suzan-Lori Parks
Directed by Oskar Eustis
Scenic Design - Clint Ramos
Costume Design - Toni-Leslie James
Lighting Design - Xavier Pierce
Sound Design - Dan Moses Schreier
Projection Design - Lucy Mackinnon
Production Stage Manager - Buzz Cohen
Stage Manager - Jereme Kyle Lewis