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Lynn Nottage and the Cast of Broadway's Sweat on Representing a Forgotten City Onstage

Nottage's acclaimed drama comes to Studio 54, complete with love, loyalty, and the mistakes of human life.

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In late 2016, Lynn Nottage's drama Sweat had its New York premiere at the Public Theater. Directed by Kate Whoriskey, the work looks at what happens when a valuable American community gets forgotten, and how its proud denizens react to losing their livelihoods. After its sold-out off-Broadway run, the play is moving to Studio 54 on Broadway, with much of its original company. At a recent press junket, they discussed the humanity of the piece and its tribute to the hardworking people of the United States.

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