Dark Disabled Stories

Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Susan Stein Shiva Theater
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
First performance date: February 28, 2023
Opening date: March 9, 2023
Closing date: April 9, 2023
External Links: Official Website

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Production Description
Haddad’s newest autobiographical play is a series of unforgiving vignettes about the strangers he encounters while navigating a city (and a world) not built for his walker and cerebral palsy.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
The Bushwick Starr Producer
The Public Theater Presenter
Ryan J. Haddad Playwright
Jordan Fein Director
Andrew Morrill Artistic Sign Language
dots Set Designer
dots Costume Designer
Oona Curley Lighting Designer
Kathy Ruvuna Sound Designer
Kameron Neal Video Designer
Melanie J. Lisby Production Stage Manager
Miriam Rochford1 Stage Manager
Peter Royston Stage Manager
Alison Kopit2 Consultant

1Interpreter coordinator and stage manager.
2Accessibility consultant.

Actor Role
Ryan J. Haddad N/A
Dickie Hearts N/A
Alejandra Ospina N/A
This production will feature American Sign Language, open captions, and audio description integrated into every performance.