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In The Blood

  • by Suzan-Lori Parks
  • directed by Nathan Singh​​​​
  • Hester la Negrita is a homeless single mother of five who dreams of finding beauty and love for her family despite her poverty-stricken life. As she struggles to defy the odds, she runs into a series of harsh and unexpected obstacles.
  • January 22, 2016 - January 31, 2016
  • Previews : 1/20 & 1/21
  • ​WED - SAT at 7:30 PM

    SUN at 2 PM​​

  • In the Healy Theatre
  • (773) 325-7900
  • The cast features
    Samantha Newcomb (Hester La Negrita), Ayanna Bria Bakari (The Welfare Lady/Bully), Lily Rozenweig (Amiga Gringa/Beauty), Nosakhere Cash-O’Bannon (Chilli/Jabber), Jerome Beck (Reverend D./Baby), Sam Kotansky (The Doctor/Trouble).  

    The production team includes fight direction by Nick Sandys, vocal coaching by Phil T. Timberlake, scenic design by Christina Hubbard, costume design by Madison Briedé, lighting design by Emmaleigh Pepe-Winshell, sound design by David Samba, dramaturgy by Madeline Kranz, and stage management by Caroline D’Angelo.​​
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