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The Black Clown (2018)
       
     
The Black Clown (2018)

American Repertory Theatre, September 2018

The Black Clown is a world premiere music theater experience that fuses vaudeville, gospel, opera, jazz, and spirituals to bring Langston Hughes’ verse to life onstage and animate a Black man’s resilience against a legacy of oppression.

text Langston Hughes

adaptors Davóne Tines, Michael Schachter

music Michael Schachter

director Zack Winokur

choreography Chanel DaSilva

music director Jaret Landon

scenic and costume design Carlos Soto

lighting design John Torres

sound design Kai Harada

wig and hair design Rachel Padula Shufelt

production stage manager Taylor Brennan

assistant stage manager Mario Wolfe

photos Maggie Hall

  with   Sumayya Ali  Malcolm Armwood  Daniel Bellomy  Dawn Bless  LaVon Fisher-Wilson  Lindsey Hailes  Emmanuel Henreid  Ashley LaLonde  Evan Tyrone Martin  Jhardon Dishon Milton  Brandon Michael Nase  Amber Pickens  Davóne Tines  Jamar Williams  Hailee Kaleem Wright
       
     

with

Sumayya Ali

Malcolm Armwood

Daniel Bellomy

Dawn Bless

LaVon Fisher-Wilson

Lindsey Hailes

Emmanuel Henreid

Ashley LaLonde

Evan Tyrone Martin

Jhardon Dishon Milton

Brandon Michael Nase

Amber Pickens

Davóne Tines

Jamar Williams

Hailee Kaleem Wright





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