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Bringing an African-American Perspective to Long Day's Journey Into Night in 2020
Join the cast of Long Day’s Journey into Night for scenes from the play and a conversation about challenging the notion of “traditional” casting.
Why is it important to resurrect a 1957 “classic” American play written by Eugene O’Neill, a white playwright with a complicated relationship to actors of color, and re-envision it with a cast of African-American actors? Actors, directors, producers and audiences of color throughout the mid—20th and early 21st centuries have felt a drive to re-envision classic plays, and even today, when playwrights of color are writing new plays specifically for actors and audience of color, there is aView more
184 Dudley St, Boston, MA 02119(Neighborhood: Roxbury)