Marion McClinton to Direct Gleam at CENTERSTAGE
Adapted from Zora Neale Hurston's novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, the play follows Janie, who at 16 is faced with a marriage of convenience and a life of quiet drudgery. Instead, she embarks on a journey that brings successes and losses enough for several lifetimes.
McClinton received a Tony nomination for his direction of August Wilson's King Hedley II, and additional Main Stem credits include Ma Rainey's Black Bottom and Drowning Crow. He received a Drama Desk nomination for his production of Jitney.