I Just Stopped By to See the Man began previews at the Los Angeles, California stage Sept. 9 and continues through Oct. 19.
JoNell Kennedy, Donovan Leitch, and Clarence Williams III star in play set in the Mississippi Delta of the 1970s. In the work is about a legendary blues man thought to be dead, his daughter and a British rocker's search for the truth.
Jeffreys' I Just Stopped By... had its world premiere at the Royal Court Theatre in 2001. The play then received its American premiere at Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theatre last year.
The Geffen 2003-2004 season continues as follows (subject to change):
A new play (to be announced) directed by Gilbert Cates - June 15-July 25, 2004 For tickets to I Just Stopped By to See the Man at the Geffen, 10886 Le Conte Avenue in Westwood, CA, call (310) 208-5454. For more information, visit the Geffen website at www.geffenplayhouse.com.