- Preview: April 16, 2004
- Open: May 5, 2004
- Close: May 8, 2004
Two scientists battling over the life of an aging gorilla who communicates through American Sign Language. “Prymate” deals with the issue of the gorilla’s rights versus the possibility that he may be used to find a cure for a deadly disease.
The original production of “Prymate” opened on Feb 20, 2004 at Florida State University in Tallahassee, FL. Edwin Sherin directed a cast which included Phyllis Frelich, Andre De Shields, Heather Tom & Robert Walden.