Edward Albee’s The Sandbox María Irene Fornés’ Drowning, and Adrienne Kennedy’s Funnyhouse of a Negro, directed by Lila Neugebauer

Overview

In honor of Signature’s 25th Anniversary, Signature Plays revisits the work of three Legacy playwrights with Edward Albee’s The Sandbox, María Irene Fornés’ Drowning, and Adrienne Kennedy’s Funnyhouse of a Negro. Directed by Lila Neugebauer (A.R. Gurney’s The Wayside Motor Inn), this trio of plays, all produced during their author’s original Playwright-in-Residence season, celebrates Signature’s rich and diverse history over the past quarter century.

Pictured above: Nicholas Bruder and January LaVoy in Funnyhouse of a Negro by Adrienne Kennedy. Photo by Monique Carboni.
Dates
May 3 - June 12, 2016
Running Time
2 hours, with two intermissions
Venue
 Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre
Residency
Legacy Program

SIGNATURE PLAYS TRAILER

Cast

Raymond
Nicholas Bruder
Negro-Sarah
Crystal Dickinson
Mommy/Sarah' Landlady
Alison Fraser
Cello
Melody Giron
The Mother
Pia Glenn
The Young Man
Ryan-James Hatanaka
Pea/Jesus
Mikeah Ernest Jennings
Duchess of Hapsburg
January LaVoy
Queen Victoria Regina
April Matthis
Roe/Patrice Lumumba
Sahr Ngaujah
Grandma
Phyllis Somerville
Daddy/Stephen
Frank Wood

Creative

Scenic Design
Mimi Lien
Costume Design
Kaye Voyce
Lighting Design
Mark Barton
Sound Design and Original Music
Brandon Wolcott
Aerial Effects
Paul Rubin
Production Stage Manager
Marisa Levy

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