Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/ LuEsther Hall
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
First performance date: April 20, 2023
Opening date: May 4, 2023
Closing date: May 28, 2023
External Links: Official Website

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Production Description
Magalee and her daughter Ruth are faced with the question of legacy when Ruth coaxes Magalee to sell their historic family-owned business as Hurricane Katrina begins her ruin.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
The Public Theater Producer
Erika Dickerson-Despenza Playwright
Delfeayo Marsalis Composer
Candis C. Jones Director
Ann C. James Intimacy Director
Jason Ardizzone-West Set Designer
Azalea Fairley Costume Designer
Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew Lighting Designer
Palmer Hefferan Sound Designer
Earon Chew Nealey Wig, Hair & Make-Up
Janelle Caso Production Stage Manager

Actor Role
Joniece Abbott-Pratt Ruth
Lizan Mitchell Magalee
Christine Shephard Grand Marshall
Lynnette R. Freeman Ruth UNDERSTUDY
Perri Gaffney Magalee UNDERSTUDY
Joy-Marie Thompson Grand Marshall UNDERSTUDY
Award Person / Company Function
1 NOMINATED 2024 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Scenic Design Jason Ardizzone-West Set Designer
2 NOMINATED 2023 AUDELCO Award, Lighting Design Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew Lighting Designer
3 NOMINATED 2023 AUDELCO Award, Costume Design Azalea Fairley Costume Designer
4 NOMINATED 2023 AUDELCO Award, Outstanding Ensemble Performance Joniece Abbott-Pratt Actor
      Lizan Mitchell Actor
      Christine Shephard Actor