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Theatre
Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
First performance date: May 12, 2022
Opening date: May 26, 2022
Closing date: July 31, 2022
External Links: Official Website


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Production Description
Juicy is a queer, Southern college kid, already grappling with some serious questions of identity, when the ghost of his father shows up in their backyard, demanding that Juicy avenge his murder. It feels like a familiar story to Juicy, well-versed in Hamlet’s woes. What’s different is Juicy himself, a sensitive and self-aware young Black man trying to break the cycles of trauma and violence in service of his own liberation. From an uproarious family barbecue emerges a compelling examination of love and loss, pain and joy.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
National Black Theatre Co-Producer
The Public Theater Co-Producer
  
James Ijames Playwright
  
Saheem Ali Director
  
Maruti Evans Set Designer
Dominique Fawn Hill Costume Designer
Stacey Derosier Lighting Designer
Mikaal Sulaiman Sound Designer
  
Jereme Kyle Lewis Production Stage Manager

Cast
Actor Role
Nikki Crawford Tedra
Chris Herbie Holland Tio
Billy Eugene Jones Rev/Papp
Adrianna K. Mitchell Opal
Calvin Leon Smith Larry
Marcel Spears Juicy
Benja Kay Thomas Rabby