SEASON 4 - 1997

Passing

by Sheri Bailey

Passing, our first commissioned piece. Sponsored in part by a grant from the Los Angeles County Arts Commission and written by Sheri Bailey, Passing is set against the roaring 1920's and the Harlem Renaissance. Dealing with the issue of a Black person passing for White, it centers on two beautiful women making explosive choices about sexuality, race and class. Overwhelming response extended a six week run to ten! Passing also won Best Actress and Best Costume awards from the NAACP and was nominated for Best Play, Best Playwright and Best Supporting Actor.

Celebrating our 26th Season!

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