PlayDramaOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Mar 06, 2016
Closing Date
Jun 19, 2016
1st Preview
Feb 23, 2016
1st Preview
Feb 23, 2016
Previews
14
Performances
121
PlayDramaOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
John Golden Theatre
(Mar 06, 2016 - Jun 19, 2016)

Media
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This production was first presented in New York on October 14, 2015 by The Public Theater (Oskar Eustis, Artistic Director; Patrick Willingham, Executive Director)
Written by Danai Gurira; Original music by Broken Chord
Directed by Liesl Tommy; Associate Director: Kyle Brown; Assistant Director: TJ Weaver
Scenic Design by Clint Ramos; Costume Design by Clint Ramos; Lighting Design by Jen Schriever; Sound Design by Broken Chord; Hair and Wig Design by Cookie Jordan; Make-Up Design by Cookie Jordan; Associate Scenic Design: Ryan Howell; Associate Costume Design: Christopher Vergara; Associate Lighting Design: Ben Green; Associate Sound Design: Michael Prieto
General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd.; Company Manager: Jennifer Graves
Production Manager: Aurora Productions and Tech Production Services, Inc.; Production Stage Manager: Diane DiVita; Stage Manager: Gwendolyn M. Gilliam
Voice and Dialect Coach: Beth McGuire; Press Representative: DKC/O&M; Fight direction by Rick Sordelet and Christian Kelly-Sordelet; Casting: Jordan Thaler, C.S.A., Heidi Griffiths, C.S.A. and Laura Schutzel, C.S.A.; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Marketing & Social Media: The Pekoe Group; Movement Coach: Taaj Jaharah; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Lupita Nyong'o
Broadway debut
The Girl
Wife #3
Zainab Jah
Broadway debut
Wife #2
Wife #1
Standby: Ayesha Jordan (The Girl)
Understudies: Joniece Abbott-Pratt (Wife #3, Wife #2), Ayesha Jordan (Wife #2) and Adeola Role (Rita, Wife #1)

Tony Award®

 
 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play

2016 Nominee
Lupita Nyong'o
 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play

2016 Nominee
Saycon Sengbloh and Pascale Armand
 

Best Direction of a Play

2016 Nominee
Directed by Liesl Tommy

Best Costume Design of a Play

2016 Winner
Costume Design by Clint Ramos

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play

2016 Winner
Saycon Sengbloh

Theatre World

Award

2016 Recipient
Lupita Nyong'o
Season:
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.
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