Ms. Blakk for President at Steppenwolf Theatre

Ms. Blakk for President, Steppenwolf Theatre, closes 6/14/2019. TARELL ALVIN McCRANEY (BFA, Acting, ’03) is the co-playwright and stars. CHRIS FREEBURG (BFA, Production Management, ’96/Faculty) is the production stage manager. HEATHER GILBERT (MFA, Lighting Design, ’97) is the lighting designer.

Source: Steppenwolf Has Its MS. BLAKK FOR PRESIDENT Cast and Designers | PerformInk

Choir Boy on Broadway

Choir Boy, Manhattan Theatre Club on Broadway at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, closes 2/24/2019. TARELL ALVIN McCRANEY (BFA, Acting, ’03) is the playwright. NARDA ALCORN (BFA, Production Management, ’92) is the production stage manager.

Official Website. Choir Boy is Manhattan Theatre Club’s deeply moving new play by the Academy Award® winning screenwriter of Moonlight. Drama Desk Award nominee Trip Cullman directs.

Source: Choir Boy | Official Website

Tarell Alvin McCraney receives United States Artists Fellowship

TARELL ALVIN McCRANEY (BFA, Acting, ’03) was named one of the United States Artists 2018 Fellows Theater & Performance. The fellowships “are $50,000 unrestricted awards recognizing artists for their contributions to the field, and allowing them to decide how to best support their lives.”  Congratulations Tarell!

Source: United States Artists » Tarell Alvin McCraney