(pray) (Off-Broadway, Barrow Street Theatre, 2023) | Playbill



A co-production with National Black Theatre and Ars Nova


A meditation on the necessity and complexity of religion & spirituality for Black American womxn throughout history. Following the form of a Sunday Baptist church service, and embodied by a company of twelve intergenerational Black womxn and femme performers, (pray) seeks to offer joy-filled healing through a dynamic fusion of song, text and dance.

Directed by nicHi douglas
Music by Starr Busby, JJJJJerome Ellis



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