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Joe Turner's Come And Gone
- by August Wilson
- directed by Phyllis E. Griffin
- It is 1910 and the Holly's boardinghouse welcomes the descendants of freed slaves heading North in search of opportunity, identity, and a place to call home. When a mysterious man and his daughter arrive, the residents share the struggle of reconciling their pasts in order to create a new future.
- The cast features
Leea Ayers (Mattie Campbell), Ayanna Bria Bakari (Molly Cunningham), Jerome Beck (Bynum Walker), Hunter Bryant (Reuben Scott), Bernard Gilbert (Herald Loomis), Jalen Gilbert (Jeremy Furlow), LaNora Hayden (Martha Pentacost Loomis), Christopher Jones (Seth Holly), Jermi Marshall (Bertha Holly), Samantha Newcomb (Zonia Loomis), Zivon Toplin (Rutherford Selig).
The production team includes fight direction by Nick Sandys, movement direction by Kimosha Murhphy, scenic design by Claire DiVito, costume design by Meg Burke, lighting design by Brian Suchocki, sound design by Sebby Woldt, dramaturgy by J.D. Garrastegui, and stage management by Mario E. Wolfe.
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