Through the Night, with Obie Winner Beaty, Opens at the Union Square Theatre Sept. 26

Following a limited run at the Riverside Theatre this past spring, Through the Night — written and performed by Daniel Beaty, who received an Obie Award for his solo play Emergence-See! —  officially opens at Off-Broadway's Union Square Theatre Sept. 26 at 7 PM following previews that began Sept. 10.

Daniel Beaty
Daniel Beaty

Charles Randolph-Wright again directs to solo work that tells the story of six African-American males, ages 10-60, "who discover the power of possibility through one extraordinary event."

Actor-writer Beaty has been blogging for all week

The production features scenic, projection and lighting design by Alexander V. Nichols and sound design and original music by Lindsay Jones.

Through the Night premiered as a co-production with the Crossroads Theatre and The Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles.  Daryl Roth produces; Bill Cosby, Ruby Dee, Brian Stokes Mitchell and Phylicia Rashad are artistic ambassadors.

Tickets, priced $65, are available via 982-2787.  Tickets  are also available in person at The Union Square Theatre Box Office (100 E. 17th Street).