Rick Foucheux, John Douglas Thompson, et al. Set for Irish Rep's Emperor Jones
O'Neill's 1920 play focuses on an African-American man who sets himself up as emperor on a Caribbean island after fleeing the United States following a prison escape. The company will also feature Michael Akil Davis, Jon Deliz, Sameerah Harris, David Heron, and Sinclair Mitchell
The creative team includes Charles Corcoran (scenic design), Antonia Ford-Roberts (costume design), Brian Nason (lighting design), Ryan Rumery and Christian Fredrickson (original music and sound design), and Bob Flanagan (puppet design).For further information, visit www.irishrep.org.