Donnetta Lavinia Grays, Geneva Carr, Lynda Gravátt, Billy Eugene Jones, Paul Anthony Stewart and Susan Kelechi Watson are cast in
All tickets are $15. Anne Keefe, Playhouse artistic advisor, directs the polay which won the 2004 New York Drama Critics' Circle and Outer Critics Circle awards.
Set in 1905 in
Grays performed at Westport Country Playhouse in "Twelfth Night," and was in Broadway's "In the Next Room or the vibrator play" and "Well."
Carr appeared at Westport Country Playhouse in "How the Other Half Loves," "Time of My Life," "Relatively Speaking," and several Script in Hand playreadings. Gravátt will portray Mrs. Dickson, a role she originated in the off-Broadway production. She was seen last fall at Westport Country Playhouse in "A Raisin in the Sun," and appeared on Broadway in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" and "Doubt."
Jones appeared at Westport Country Playhouse in “A Raisin in the Sun” last season, and on Broadway in “Passing Strange,” “Radio Golf,” “Gem of the Ocean, and “A Raisin in the Sun.Stewart was at the Playhouse last season in the world premiere of “Harbor,” and the previous season in “Twelfth Night.” He also received an Emmy nomination for his role as Danny Santos on “Guiding Light.”Watson was in Westport Country Playhouse productions of “A Raisin in the Sun” and “Twelfth Night,” and appeared on Broadway in “A Naked Girl on the Appian Way.”
Nottage received the
Other plays include "Or The Re-Education Of Undine" (Obie Award), and "Crumbs from the Table of Joy."
She is a graduate of
An upcoming play reading is set for March 18, 7 p.m., with a title to be announced.
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