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A fictional account of the demons and dilemnas faced by Langston Hughes while attempting to write a poem on the eve of his appearance before the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations led by Senator Joseph McCarthy. Performed against the backdrop of searing blues and the ever-present poetic hues of Langston.

Presented by MetroStage

Show Type
Drama
Running Time
90 minutes
(0 Intermissions)
Appropriate For All Ages Price Ranges
$35 - $60

Discount Tickets Available Save $15 on all performances 10/6-15 with code LANGSTON15

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Box Office Phone: 703-548-9044

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 10/05/2017 - 11/05/2017
Sunday 03:00pm07:00pm-
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday 08:00pm--
Thursday 08:00pm--
Friday 08:00pm--
Saturday 03:00pm08:00pm-
Important Dates
Cast
Performer Role
Marcus Naylor Langston Huges
Michael Sharp Joseph McCarthy
Marni Penning Roy Cohn
Josh Thomas Frank Reeves
Wood Van Meter David Schine
Russell Sunday Russell Sunday
Production Personnel
Playwright
Carlyle Brown
Director
Thomas W. Jones II
Costume Designer
Michael Sharp
Set Designer
Carl Gudenius
Sound Designer
Gordon Nimmo-Smith
Movement for plays
Thomas W. Jones II
Musical Director
William Knowles
Lighting Designer
John Alexander
Composer
William Knowles
Projections/Media Designer
Robbie Hayes

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MetroStage
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria, VA 22314

Getting There

  • Braddock Road (Blue/Yellow Lines)

Parking

  • Free onsite parking
  • Street parking

Accessibility

  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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