A Lesson Before Dying

by Romulus Linney

April 6 – May 12, 2002

A Lesson Before Dying


Synopsis

Based on the Book by Ernest Gaines
The search for grace and dignity in Louisiana in 1948, when an innocent young black man is being executed.

Who’s Who

The Cast

Grant Wiggins: JOHN ARCHIE
Sam Guidry: HEATH KELTS
Jefferson: SHEAUN MCKINNEY
Emma Glenn: DOROTHY J. MORRISON
Dr, Moses Ambrose: CLARENCE THOMAS
Paul Bonin: MICHAEL D. VINES
Vivian Baptiste: SUMMER WRONGE

The Artists

Playwright: Romulus Linney
Director: Joseph Adler
Set: Lyle Baskin
Lighting: Jeff Quinn
Music/Sound Design: Michael J. Hoffman
Costumes: Daniella Schwimmer
Production Manager: Daniel Levain


A Lesson Before Dying

Photos: George Schiavone