Set in a prep school dedicated to the creation of strong, ethical black men, Tarell Alvin McCraney's play-with-gospel-music Choir Boy opens July 2 as part of The Studio at Stage II - Harold and Mimi Steinberg New Play Series at New York City Center. The production is directed by Trip Cullman (Assistance; Murder Ballad; Lonely, I'm Not) and stars
Nicholas L. Ashe, Kyle Beltran, Tony Award winner Chuck Cooper, Grantham Coleman, Austin Pendleton, Jeremy Pope and Wallace Smith. Choir Boy was commissioned by MTC and is a co-production with Alliance Theatre in Atlanta. Read the Playbill story.