Name: Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater
Address: 150 West 65th Street, New York, NY 10023
Production Details
First performance date: June 15, 2017
Opening date: July 10, 2017
Closing date: August 27, 2017
Links: Official Website
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Production Description
Nya Joseph is a dedicated, inner-city public high school teacher who is committed to her students' achievement, while she sends her only son, Omari, to a private boarding school. When Omari is involved in a controversial incident which threatens him with expulsion from his school, Nya is forced to reconcile Omari’s rage and her own parental decisions, as she rallies to save her son.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Lincoln Center Theater Producer
Dominique Morisseau Playwright
Lileana Blain-Cruz Director
Machel Ross Assistant Director
Matt Saunders Set Designer
Montana Blanco Costume Designer
Yi Zhao Lighting Designer
Justin Ellington Sound Designer
Colin McIlvane Assistant Set Designer
Sarafina Bush Assistant Costume Designer
Marika Kent Associate Lighting Designer
Hannah Wasileski Projection Designer
Rasean Davonte Johnson Assistant Projection Designer
John McKenna Associate Sound Designer
Matthew Markoff Company Manager
Charles M. Turner III Stage Manager
Sara Cox Bradley Assistant Stage Manager
Paul Smithyman Production Manager
Daniel Swee Casting

Actor Role
Tasha Lawrence Laurie
Morocco Omari Xavier
Karen Pittman Nya
Namir Smallwood Omari
Jaime Lincoln Smith Dun
Heather Velazquez Jasmine