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The Tony-Nominated Company of Eclipsed Looks Back on an Emotional Ride

Director Liesl Tommy and her celebrated team delve into their journey with Danai Gurira's demanding play. logo

Eclipsed, Danai Gurira's powerful play following five women struggling to survive during the Liberian Civil War, has earned widespread acclaim since opening at the Golden Theatre earlier this year. The production garnered an impressive total of six Tony nominations, including Best Play, Direction (Liesl Tommy), Costume Design (Clint Ramos), and nominations for three of its actresses. Take a look as TheaterMania speaks with a few members of this illustrious Eclipsed company, who describe the blood, sweat, and tears that went into bringing the piece to life.