Rashad, Lindo, Hamilton, and Santiago-Hudson to Star in Wilson's Gem of the Ocean
Directed by Marion McClinton, the production will star Phylicia Rashad, Delroy Lindo, LisaGay Hamilton, and Ruben Santiago-Hudson; the cast also includes Anthony Chisholm, John Earl Jelks, and Raynor Scheine. Opening night is set for Thursday, November 11, 2004.
Set in 1904, The Gem of the Ocean is the ninth play in Wilson's 10-play cycle chronicling the African American experience through each decade of the 1900s. The show will play a pre-Broadway engagement at the Huntington Theatre Company in Boston, September 10-October 17.