Marion McClinton to Direct World Premiere of Pa's Hat
In the play, a young American woman accompanies her elderly father on a nostalgic visit to the father's homeland of Liberia, only to find themselves detained and imprisoned by a machine-gun wielding, 14 year old commander of the Liberian Army.
The cast will feature Ansa Akyea, Namir Smallwood, Regina Marie Williams, and Bruce A. Young.
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.