Veteran actress Brenda Thomas will head the cast of
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Also featured are Krystal Lucas, Eden Marryshow and Jonathan Earl Peck.
The African-American family drama is set in the South Side Chicago in the late '50s just as the Civil Rights Movement begins. It centers on the relationship between a headstrong matriarch and her sensitive unmarried daughter.
Thompson has become the main director at the theater in recent years, staging "Broke-ology," "God of Carnage," "Race" and "The Mother------ with the Hat." He is next slated to stage John Logan's "Red" at the theater which runs March 23 to May 13.