Hooded; Or Being Black for Dummies

Theatre: 59E59 - Theater C
Status: Currently On
(June 11, 2022 - June 30, 2022 )
  • Rehearsal: May 10, 2022
  • Preview: June 11, 2022
  • Open: June 17, 2022
  • Close: July 3, 2022
Play - New York Premiere
Running Time: 1hr 55mins

Marquis is a book smart prep-schooler living with his adoptive white family in the affluent suburb of Achievement Heights; Tru is a street savvy kid from the inner city of Baltimore. Their worlds overlap in a holding cell — a first for Marquis, who has been protected by his family’s privilege, but all too familiar to Tru.

Staff & Creative Team

Settings:

Tara Higgins

Lighting:

Nyle Farmer

Sound:

Ym

Projections:

Hao Bai

Cast