Head of Passes

Theatre
Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/Newman Theater
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Details
First performance date: March 17, 2016
Opening date: March 28, 2016
Closing date: May 1, 2016
Links: Official Website
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Production Description
At the mouth of the Mississippi River, Shelah’s family and friends have come to celebrate her birthday and save her from a leaking roof. But in this contemporary parable inspired by the Book of Job, unexpected events turn the reunion into the ultimate test of faith and love. As her world seems to collapse around her, Shelah (Phylicia Rashad) must fight to survive the rising flood of life’s greatest challenges.
Awards
Nominated

2016 Lucille Lortel Awards Nominations
1. Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play, Phylicia Rashad
2. Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, Alana Arenas
3. Outstanding Scenic Design, G.W. Mercier

2016 Drama League Awards Nominations
1. Distinguished Performance, Phylicia Rashad

2016 Drama Desk Awards Nominations
1. Outstanding Set Design for a Play, G.W. Mercier
Won

2016 Lucille Lortel Awards
1. Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play, Phylicia Rashad
2. Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, Alana Arenas
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
The Public Theater Producer
Patrick Willingham Executive Director
Oskar Eustis Artistic Director
  
Tarell Alvin McCraney Playwright
  
Tina Landau Director
  
G.W. Mercier Set Designer
Toni-Leslie James Costume Designer
Jeff Croiter Lighting Designer
Michael Bodeen Sound Designer
Rob Milburn Sound Designer
Robert-Charles Vallance Hair Designer
Robert-Charles Vallance Wig Designer

Cast
Actor Role
Alana Arenas Cookie
Francois Battiste Aubrey
Kyle Beltran Crier
J. Bernard Calloway Spencer
Phylicia Rashad Shelah