Watch Highlights From Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope at New York City Center
Savion Glover's production of the Micki Grant-Vinnette Carroll musical is the last show of this year's Encores! Off-Center season.
The last show of this year's Encores! Off-Center season, Micki Grant and Vinnette Carroll's Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, begins its brief run at New York City Center tonight through July 28. Check out highlights from the production, which is directed and choreographed by Savion Glover, below.
The musical stars Rheaume Crenshaw, Dayna Dantzler, Aisha de Haas, James T. Lane, and Wayne Pretlow. The ensemble will be made up of Alexandria Bradley, Marshall L. Davis Jr., C.K. Edwards, Jeffry Foote, Shonica Gooden, Nina Hudson, Marla McReynolds, and Amber Barbee Pickens.
A celebration of African-American culture and community, this radical work presents the issues of race politics in America through a lively mix of song and dance with a score that includes gospel, jazz, soul, calypso, and rock. Annastasia Victory serves as musical director.