Off-Broadway's Black Angels Over Tuskegee to Transfer to Actors Temple Theater

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The Off-Broadway production of Black Angels Over Tuskegee will end its run at the St. Luke's Theatre May 31 before re-opening at the Actors Temple Theater June 5.

Tobias Truvillion ("One Life to Live") has joined a cast that also includes Lawrence Saint-Victor (who is now rotating with Lamman Rucker), David Wendell Boykins, Steve Brustein, Thaddeus Daniels, Layon Gray, Melvin Huffnagle, and Thom Scott II. Layon Gray wrote and directed the play.

In Black Angels Over Tuskegee, which is based on true events, "six men explore their collective struggle with Jim Crow, their intelligence, patriotism, dreams of an inclusive fair society, and brotherhood as they become the first African American fighter pilots in the U.S. Army Air Forces," according to press notes.

Black Angels Over Tuskegee is being produced Off-Broadway by The Black Gents, Edmund Gaynes and The Layon Gray Experience.

The playing schedule at the Actors Temple Theatre will be Monday at 8 PM, Tuesday at 7 PM, Saturday at 8 PM and Sunday at 7 PM. Actors Temple Theater is located at 339 West 47th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues.

Tickets are available through Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200. St. Luke's Theatre is located in Manhattan at 308 West 46th Street.

<i>Black Angels Over Tuskegee</i> stars (sitting:) Demetrius Grosse, David Wendell Boykins, Derek Shaun, (standing) Thom Scott II, Lamman Rucker and Layon Gray
Black Angels Over Tuskegee stars (sitting:) Demetrius Grosse, David Wendell Boykins, Derek Shaun, (standing) Thom Scott II, Lamman Rucker and Layon Gray Photo by Alexandria Marlin
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