The plays in our 2017-2018 season will showcase the remarkable RESILIENCE of the human spirit. Theatre has the power to shed light in dark times, to illuminate and stimulate thought, and to provide a forum for us to come together as a community in conversation.
“A seamless, emotionally rich performance artfully sculpted by director Jim Petosa and his actors.”
“For a primer on how to wage a more enduring artistic battle against authoritarianism, consider Brecht on Brecht.”
“Davenport has the kind of ineffable stage presence that can’t be adequately described but needs to be experienced…. [A] passionate portrayal… the actor thoroughly inhabits the character of Marshall.”
“As you watch this piece, and you understand what Thurgood Marshall did and what he experienced, you can’t help but tie it to our times today.”
“There is much in the script that resonates in the racial, social, and political zeitgeist of 2017… Thurgood serves as a powerful reminder that one man can make a difference.”
“Johnny Lee Davenport delivers a commanding, compelling portrait of the first African-American to serve as a justice on the United States Supreme Court.”