The Weight of the Wait

Sat, Sep 12 at 7:30PM ET

Black Lives Matter Mural, Fulton Street (between NY and BK Aves)

“What struck me most about those who rioted was how long they waited. The restraint they showed. Not the spontaneity, the restraint. They waited and waited for justice. and it didn’t come.” Toni Morrison


Actor | Lisa Arrindell

Actor | Marsha Stephanie Blake 

Actor | Billy Eugene Jones

Actor | Wendell Pierce

Musician | Daniel Bernard Roumain 

The String Quartet’s performance is made possible through a partnership with the New York Philharmonic

Musicians |  Patrick Gee, Kathy Green, Qianqian Li, and Na Sun 


Paul Butler | Devon Carbardo
King Downing | Richard F.
Nii-Odoi Glover | Kent H.
Matthew Hughey | Alex Landau
Solomon Moore | Joe Morgan
Joshua T. Wiley and
accounts from the family of Breonna Taylor


Theatrical Reading and Live Broadcast Director | Indira Etwaroo

Composer and Sound Designer | Daniel Bernard Roumain 

Script Arrangement | Arthur Yorinks

Lighting and Projection Designer | Devin Cameron Jewett

Projection Photos | Hollis King

Props Designer | Jorge Rosario 

Costume Designer | Niiamar Felder

Set Designer |  Indira Etwaroo


production and Technical Director | Sabine LaFortune

Stage Manager | Sam Potochick

Assistant Director | Richard Heggins 

Props and Costume Supervisor | Jorge Rosario

Lead Carpenter | Ian Potter

Sound  Tech | Jason Persadi and IKWIA

Audio Board Engineer | Dean Lloyd

Video Technical Director | Nick Jadoo

Camera Jib Operator | Adam Troeger

Video Coordinators | Jomo Hemans,| A.E. Stainback, and  Dwane Licorish

Associate Lighting Designer | Sammy Ross 

Costume Assistant | Dyasia Swans 

Production Assistants | BlackSun Greene, Vaughn Pierre, and Shervon Goffe 

Electrician | Jacob Ferrante

Security | Talib Dupree and Jefferson Johnson 

Prop Car Operator | Jelani Buckner


Executive Artistic Director | Indira Etwaroo

Managing Director | Jelani Buckner 

Creative Director | Hollis King 

General Manager | Sabine M. LaFortune 

Development Leads | Meg Tansey & Karen Spolar

Director of Finance | Martha Samuels

Director of Marketing | George T. Gary

Director or Education | Christopher Berry

Pre-Professional Directors | Ronald K. Brown & Arcell Cabuag

Education Manager | Karen Thornton

PR Lead | Nina Flowers

Community Connections Manager | Edna Fulton

Development Associate | Karlvy Smith

Programming Associate | Rama Orleans-Lindsay

Intern | Jessica Speight