OFF BROADWAY PROJECTS

All Featuring Choreography by Raja Feather Kelly

  Astro – Minstrelsy or  The Chronicles of Cardigan and Khente    Writer/Director Lab, Soho rep, NYC   Dates TBD   Writing by Daaimah Mubashshir

Astro – Minstrelsy or
The Chronicles of Cardigan and Khente
Writer/Director Lab, Soho rep, NYC
Dates TBD

Writing by Daaimah Mubashshir

  A strange Loop   playwrights horizons, nyc   produced in association with page 73   May 24-July 7, 2019   Mainstage Theater   writing by michael r. Jackson direction by stephen brackett World premiere

A strange Loop
playwrights horizons, nyc
produced in association with page 73
May 24-July 7, 2019
Mainstage Theater

writing by michael r. Jackson
direction by stephen brackett
World premiere

  FAUST   opera omaha, omaha, ne   April 12th & 14th, 2019    Music by Charles Gounod libretto by Jules Barbier and michel CarrÉ’s play :  Faust et marguerite  conducting by Steven white Direction by Lileana Blain-Cruz Scenic Design By adam rigg lighting design by yi zhao

FAUST
opera omaha, omaha, ne
April 12th & 14th, 2019

Music by Charles Gounod
libretto by Jules Barbier and michel CarrÉ’s play:
Faust et marguerite
conducting by Steven white
Direction by Lileana Blain-Cruz
Scenic Design By adam rigg
lighting design by yi zhao

  If pretty hurts ugly must be a muhfucka   Playwrights horizons, nyc   February 15- March 31, 2019   mainstage theater   writing by tori sampson  direction by leah c Gardiner world premiere

If pretty hurts ugly must be a muhfucka
Playwrights horizons, nyc
February 15- March 31, 2019
mainstage theater

writing by tori sampson
direction by leah c Gardiner
world premiere

  Hurricane Diane   new york theatre workshop, NYC   A co-Production with WP Theater   February 6- March 10, 2019   writing by madeleine george  direction by leigh silverman

Hurricane Diane
new york theatre workshop, NYC
A co-Production with WP Theater
February 6- March 10, 2019

writing by madeleine george
direction by leigh silverman

  THE good swimmer   Brooklyn academy of music (bam), nyc   part of the 2018 Next wave festival   november 28 - December 1, 2019   produced by kiwi productions   Music by Heidi Rosewald lyrics by donna di Novelli Direction by kevin Newbury musical direction by Marty beller set design by victoria “vita” tzykun costume design by david C. Woolard lighting design by eric southern sound design by brandon wolcott video design by greg Emetaz arrangements by heidi rosewald & marc doten orchestrations by dana lyn World premiere

THE good swimmer
Brooklyn academy of music (bam), nyc
part of the 2018 Next wave festival
november 28 - December 1, 2019
produced by kiwi productions

Music by Heidi Rosewald
lyrics by donna di Novelli
Direction by kevin Newbury
musical direction by Marty beller
set design by victoria “vita” tzykun
costume design by david C. Woolard
lighting design by eric southern
sound design by brandon wolcott
video design by greg Emetaz
arrangements by heidi rosewald & marc doten
orchestrations by dana lyn
World premiere


  FAIRVIEW   Berkeley rep, berkeley, cA   October 4- November 4, 2018    soho rep, nYC    June 2- august 12, 2018   writing by jackie sibbles-drury  direction by sarah benson scenic design by Mimi lien costume design by montana levi blanco lighting design by Amith Chandrashaker sound design by mikaal sulalman fight direction by J. David Brimmer Hair and wig design by cookie jordan Dramaturgy By Madeleine oldham stage management by leslie m. Radin casting by Stephanie yankwitt & margaret Dunn, (TBD Casting)

FAIRVIEW
Berkeley rep, berkeley, cA
October 4- November 4, 2018
soho rep, nYC
June 2- august 12, 2018

writing by jackie sibbles-drury
direction by sarah benson
scenic design by Mimi lien
costume design by montana levi blanco
lighting design by Amith Chandrashaker
sound design by mikaal sulalman
fight direction by J. David Brimmer
Hair and wig design by cookie jordan
Dramaturgy By Madeleine oldham
stage management by leslie m. Radin
casting by Stephanie yankwitt & margaret Dunn, (TBD Casting)

  FIReflies   atlantic theater company, nyc   september 26 - November 11, 2018   linda gross theater   writing by donja love  direction by Saheem ali Scenic Design by arnulfo maldonado costume design by dede Ayite Lighting design by david Weiner Sound and Orig. Music by justin Ellington Projection design by Alex Basco Koch stage management by Cody Renard Richard Asst. Stage Management by Sara Sahin  World Premiere

FIReflies
atlantic theater company, nyc
september 26 - November 11, 2018
linda gross theater

writing by donja love
direction by Saheem ali
Scenic Design by arnulfo maldonado
costume design by dede Ayite
Lighting design by david Weiner
Sound and Orig. Music by justin Ellington
Projection design by Alex Basco Koch
stage management by Cody Renard Richard
Asst. Stage Management by Sara Sahin
World Premiere

  The House that will not stand   new york theatre workshop, nyc   July 11- august 19, 2018   writing by marcus gardley direction by lileana blain-cruz scenic design by adam rigg lighting design by yi Zhao sound design & orig. music by justin ellington hair and wig design by cookie jordan dialect and vocal coaching by dawn-elin fraser stage management by terri k. kohler

The House that will not stand
new york theatre workshop, nyc
July 11- august 19, 2018

writing by marcus gardley
direction by lileana blain-cruz
scenic design by adam rigg
lighting design by yi Zhao
sound design & orig. music by justin ellington
hair and wig design by cookie jordan
dialect and vocal coaching by dawn-elin fraser
stage management by terri k. kohler

  Lempicka   Williamstown theatre festival, williamstown, ma    J uly 20 - August 1, 2018   writing by carson kreitzer  direction by rachel chavkin music by matt Gould scenic design by Riccardo hernandez costume design by Montana levi Blanco Lighting desgin by bradley King Sound design by Nevin Steinberg music Direction by Charity Wicks World Premiere

Lempicka
Williamstown theatre festival, williamstown, ma
July 20 - August 1, 2018

writing by carson kreitzer
direction by rachel chavkin
music by matt Gould
scenic design by Riccardo hernandez
costume design by Montana levi Blanco
Lighting desgin by bradley King
Sound design by Nevin Steinberg
music Direction by Charity Wicks
World Premiere

  Electric Lucifer   The kitchen, nyc   January 9- 13, 2018   writing & Direction by Jim Findlay music & lyrics by Bruce Haack Musical adaptation & orig. music by Philip white set & Video Design by Jeff Sugg and Jim findlay costume desIgn by EnveR Chakartash &  Carter Kidd Lighting design by masha tsimring sound design by philip white dramaturgy by Ian belton world premiere

Electric Lucifer
The kitchen, nyc
January 9- 13, 2018

writing & Direction by Jim Findlay
music & lyrics by Bruce Haack
Musical adaptation & orig. music by Philip white
set & Video Design by Jeff Sugg and Jim findlay
costume desIgn by EnveR Chakartash &
Carter Kidd
Lighting design by masha tsimring
sound design by philip white
dramaturgy by Ian belton
world premiere

  GURLS    Princeton University, Princeton, NJ    October 6-14, 2017    Lewis center for the arts, Wallace Theater   writing by branden jacobs-jenkins direction by lileana blain-cruz set design by Adam Rigg Costume design by Montana levi blanco Lighting Design by yi zhao sound design by palmer hefferran video by david bengali

GURLS
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
October 6-14, 2017
Lewis center for the arts, Wallace Theater

writing by branden jacobs-jenkins
direction by lileana blain-cruz
set design by Adam Rigg
Costume design by Montana levi blanco
Lighting Design by yi zhao
sound design by palmer hefferran
video by david bengali

  Freedom Riders: the civil rights musical   acorn theatre, NYC    part of the 2017 New york musical festival   august 1-5, 2017   writing by richard allen  music and Lyrics by richard allen & taran gray direction by whtney white musical direction by steven Cuevas scenic design by niko rabbitt costume design by bradley lock lighting design by Kate McGee Sound design by ken goodwin stage management by kelly Hardy

Freedom Riders: the civil rights musical
acorn theatre, NYC
part of the 2017 New york musical festival
august 1-5, 2017

writing by richard allen
music and Lyrics by richard allen & taran gray direction by whtney white
musical direction by steven Cuevas
scenic design by niko rabbitt
costume design by bradley lock
lighting design by Kate McGee
Sound design by ken goodwin
stage management by kelly Hardy

  Everyday Afroplay   Jack, Brooklyn, NY   April 27-30, 2017   Produced by John del Gaudio     Writing and direction by Daaimah Mubashshir  Movement and Direction By RajA Feather Kelly  Additional Co-Direction by anne Cecelia haney, Emilyn Kowaleski, Charles Quittner, Alex Tobey & Kat yen lighting design by megan lang Sound design by daniela hart Dramaturgy by Stephen christensen Production management by ann marie dorr Stage management by Stephanie oliver

Everyday Afroplay
Jack, Brooklyn, NY
April 27-30, 2017
Produced by John del Gaudio

Writing and direction by Daaimah Mubashshir
Movement and Direction By RajA Feather Kelly
Additional Co-Direction by anne Cecelia haney, Emilyn Kowaleski, Charles Quittner, Alex Tobey & Kat yen
lighting design by megan lang
Sound design by daniela hart
Dramaturgy by Stephen christensen
Production management by ann marie dorr
Stage management by Stephanie oliver

  EVERYBODY   signature theatre, nyc   January 31 - March 19, 2017   the irene diamond stage   writing by branden jacobs-jenkins  direction by lila neugebauer scenic design by Laura Jellinek costume Design by Gabriel Berry lighting design by Matt Frey sound design & orig. music by brandon wolcott stage management by Amanda Spooner Casting by Telsey + Company

EVERYBODY
signature theatre, nyc
January 31 - March 19, 2017
the irene diamond stage

writing by branden jacobs-jenkins
direction by lila neugebauer
scenic design by Laura Jellinek
costume Design by Gabriel Berry
lighting design by Matt Frey
sound design & orig. music by brandon wolcott
stage management by Amanda Spooner
Casting by Telsey + Company

  The Death of the last black man in the whole entire world (aka the Negro book of the dead)   Signature theatre, nyc   October 25 - december 18, 2016   The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre    writing by Suzan-lori Parks  direction by lileana blain-cruz Scenic Design by Riccardo Hernandez costume design by montana levi blanco lighting design by yi Zhao sound design by palmer hefferan aerial effects by paul rubin projection design by hannah wasileski wig design by cookie jordan stage management by Terri K. Kohler

The Death of the last black man in the whole entire world (aka the Negro book of the dead)
Signature theatre, nyc
October 25 - december 18, 2016
The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre

writing by Suzan-lori Parks
direction by lileana blain-cruz
Scenic Design by Riccardo Hernandez
costume design by montana levi blanco
lighting design by yi Zhao
sound design by palmer hefferan
aerial effects by paul rubin
projection design by hannah wasileski
wig design by cookie jordan
stage management by Terri K. Kohler

  Funny house of a negro    Signature theatre, NYC   may 3 - June 12, 2016 (extended until june 19th)   Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre   writing by adrienne Kennedy  direction by lila neugebauer Scenic Design by Mimi lien costume design by kaye voyce lighting design by mark Barton sound design & orig music by brandon wolcott aerial effects by Paul rubin stage management by marisa levy

Funny house of a negro
Signature theatre, NYC
may 3 - June 12, 2016 (extended until june 19th)
Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre

writing by adrienne Kennedy
direction by lila neugebauer
Scenic Design by Mimi lien
costume design by kaye voyce
lighting design by mark Barton
sound design & orig music by brandon wolcott
aerial effects by Paul rubin
stage management by marisa levy