The award winning actor, playwright, and poet, Daniel Beaty returns to the Geffen Playhouse with a new piece on fathers, sons and a search for faith in a broken community. In Through the Night, Beaty combines his signature blend of music, poetry, movement and story with his stunning ability to move instantly and effortlessly between vastly different characters. Playing six African-American men at different stages of their lives as well as the people who love them, Beaty's newest performance piece unites this multitude of characters through an extraordinary event. Through the Night takes on universal themes and makes them personal, highlighting the tragedy, beauty and humor within all of us. It's about family; it's about addiction; it's about love. It's about time - can you make it through the night?