Jesus Hopped The "A" Train


Pulitzer Prize-winner Stephen Adly Guirgis darkly comic meditation on redemption and faith, Angel Cruz is a 30-year-old bicycle messenger awaiting trial for the death of the leader of a religious cult. Inside Rikers Island, a terrified Angel is befriended by a charismatic serial killer named Lucius Jenkins. Lucius has found God and been born again, and now, Angel's life and the course of his trial will be changed forever.This Olivier Award Nominated play is "fire-breathing…[a] probing, intense portrait of lives behind bars.”- The New York Times

Presented by 1st Stage

Show Type
Running Time
130 minutes
(1 Intermission)
Appropriate For 16+ Price Ranges
$15 - $33

Discount Tickets Available Contact for industry tickets

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Box Office Phone: 703-854-1856

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 09/07/2017 - 10/15/2017
Sunday 2:00pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday ---
Thursday 7:30pm--
Friday 8:00pm--
Saturday 2:00pm8:00pm-
Important Dates

Open Caption

  • 09/15/2017 - 8:00pm
  • 09/16/2017 - 8:00pm
  • 09/21/2017 - 7:30pm
  • 09/24/2017 - 2:00pm
  • 10/07/2017 - 8:00pm
Performer Role
Luis Gonzalez Angel Cruz
Frank Britton Lucius Jenkins
Teresa Castracane Mary Jane Hanrahan
Robert Heinly D'Marco
Jose Guzman Valdez
Production Personnel
Stephen Adly Guirgis
Juan Francisco Villa
Alex Levy
Costume Designer
Danielle Preston
Set Designer
Jessica Cancino
Sound Designer
Kenny Neal
Lighting Designer
Brittany Shemuga


1st Stage
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean, VA 22101


  • Free onsite parking


  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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