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The Piano Lesson

It is 1936, and Boy Willie arrives in Pittsburgh from the South in a battered truck loaded with watermelons to […]

Gingham Dog

Gloria and Vincent, a once happily married couple, are suffering through the first days of their separation. Vincent has decided […]

The House of Ramon Iglesia

It’s a play about a bright, Americanized son’s tortured efforts to break away from his immigrant parents, a break that […]

Marisol

Marisol Perez, a young Latino woman, is a copy editor for a Manhattan publisher. Although she has elevated herself into […]

Fade

When Lucia, a Mexican-born novelist, gets her first TV writing job, she feels a bit out of place on the […]

In the Blood

In this modern day riff on The Scarlet Letter, Hester La Negrita, a homeless mother of five, lives with her […]

Fucking A

In Fucking A, Hester Smith, the revered and reviled local abortionist, hatches a plan to buy her jailed son’s freedom—and […]

Topdog/Underdog

A darkly comic fable of brotherly love and family identity is Suzan-Lori Parks’ latest riff on the way we are […]

Scorched

Wajdi Mouawad’s writing is powerful; a beautifully penned story that paves a path to a mother’s unspeakable pain. The closer […]

Intimate Apparel

The time is 1905, the place New York City, where Esther, a black seamstress, lives in a boarding house for […]

Detroit ’67

July, 1967 Detroit. Chelle and her brother Lank are making ends meet by turning their basement into an after-hours joint. […]

Split Second

This taut, incendiary drama explores the emotional and societal fallout when a respected Black police officer loses his cool and […]

No Place to be Somebody

In NO PLACE TO BE SOMEBODY a black bartender in New York City attempts to outwit a white mobster syndicate. […]

A Raisin in the Sun

Set on Chicago’s South Side, the plot revolves around the divergent dreams and conflicts within three generations of the Younger […]

Mud

Hopeful, hard-working Mae lives in bleak rural poverty, but she is going to school, and plans to better her life […]

A Soldier’s Play

In a Louisiana army camp in 1944 Capt. Taylor, the white C.O., has a problem. He commands a black company […]

American Son

An estranged bi-racial couple must confront their feelings about race and bias after their son is detained by the local […]

Stick Fly

The affluent, African-American LeVay family is gathering at their Martha’s Vineyard home for the weekend, and brothers Kent and Flip […]

Dot

The holidays are always a wild family affair at the Shealy house. But this year, Dotty and her three grown […]

Fairview

At the Frasier household, preparations for Grandma’s birthday party are underway. Beverly is holding on to her sanity by a […]

Nomad Hotel

Alix lives in a tiny motel room with her mother and two brothers, scrabbling to make weekly rent. Mason lives […]