"Ms. Davis had become a personal favorite. She captured the humanity of Everybody with such heart."
Everybody By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Directed by Orlando Pabotoy January 22-February 4, 2020 PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC http://www.playmakersrep.org/show/everybody The Cast: David Adamson, Anthony August, Zuzu Bersley, Emily Bosco, Daryl Ray Carliles, April Mae Davis, Kathryn Hunter-Williams, Maddie Johnson, Trevor Johnson, Dan Toot, Omolade Wey Scenic & Costume Design by McKay Coble Lighting Design by Cha See Sound Design & Original Music by Fabian Obispo Chorreography by Tracy Bersley Vocal Coaching by Tia James Dramaturgy by Mark Perry Stage Manager: Elizabeth Ray Assistant Stage Manager: Charles K. Bayang
Jump By Charly Evon Simpson Directed by Whitney White PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC Jan 23 - Feb 10, 2019 TICKETS ➔ http://playmakersrep.org/show/jump April Mae Davis, Fay Dad, Trevor Johnson Judy, Shanelle Nicole Leonard Adam Poole, Hopkins Scenic Designer: Alexis Distler Costume Designer: Tristan Raines Lighting Designer: Amith Chandrashaker Sound Designer: Sinan Zafar Dramaturg: Mark Perry Movement Coach: Tracy Bersley Vocal Coach: Tia James Stage Manager: Elizabeth Ray Assistant Stage Manager: Charles K. Bayang Jump is produced at PlayMakers Repertory Company as part of a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere. Other partnering theaters are Milagro & Confrontation Theatre (Oregon), Shrewd Productions (Texas), and Actor's Express (Georgia). For more information, please visit nnpn.org Jump was developed at the NNPN/KCACTF MFA Playwrights' Workshop. Jump was developed, in part, at SPACE on Ryder Farm. Jump was developed as part of Chautautqua Theater Company's New Play Workshop series, 2018, underwritten by the Roe Green Foundation
Ken Ludwig's "Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood"
Ken Ludwig's "Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood" Directed by Jessie Austrian Original Music by Jack Herrick TICKETS ➔ http://www.playmakersrep.org/show/sherwood PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC September 12-30, 2018 Jeffrey Blair Cornell as Sir Guy April Mae Davis as Deorwynn Rishan Dhamija as Little John Ray Dooley as Prince John Jack Herrick as Much the Miller Christine Mirzayan as Maid Marian Tristan Parks as Sheriff of Nottingham Joshua David Robinson as Robin Hood Dan Toot as Friar Tuck Jack Herrick, Music Director Kara Wooten, Fight Director McKay Coble, Scenic Designer Tracy Christensen, Costume Designer Rui Rita, Lighting Designer Melanie Chen Cole, Sound Designer Jack Herrick, Original Music Gregory Kable, Dramaturg Tracy Bersley, Choreographer Tia James, Vocal Coach Charles K. Bayang, Stage Manager Elizabeth Ray, Assistant Stage Manager Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French. Originally developed and produced at The Old Globe Barry Edelstein, Artistic Director; Timothy J. Shields, Managing Director
Sense and Sensibility
Sense and Sensibility by Kate Hamill directed by Taibi Magar TICKETS ➔ https://goo.gl/HX3Fdk PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC Oct 18-Nov 5 Emily Bosco as Marianne Dashwood Jeffrey Blair Cornell as Colonel Brandon Dede Corvinus as Mrs. Dashwood/Mrs. Ferrars Geoffrey Culbertson as John Willoughby April Mae Davis as Margaret Dashwood/Anne Steele Rishan Dhamija as Edward Ferrars/Robert Ferrars Ray Dooley as Mrs. Jennings Alex Givens as John Dashwood Sarah Elizabeth Keyes as Fanny Dashwood/Lucy Steele Shanelle Nicole Leonard as Elinor Dashwood Dan Toot as Sir John Middleton/Thomas/Horseman/Doctor Tracy Bersley, Choreographer Peter Ksander, Scenic Designer Olivera Gajic, Costume Designer Cecilia R. Durbin, Lighting Designer Adam Bintz, Sound Designer Justin Ellington, Composer Gregory Kable, Dramaturg John Patrick, Vocal Coach Nick Curnow, Vocal Coach Charles K. Bayang, Stage Manager Elizabeth Ray, Assistant Stage Manager
Native Son By Nambi E. Kelley Based on the novel by Richard Wright Directed by Colette Robert PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC Sep 11-29, 2019 http://playmakersrep.org/show/native-son Lawrence E. Moten, III, Scenic Designer Bobbi Owen, Costume Designer Reza Behjat, Lighting Designer G. Clausen, Sound Designer & Composer Alex Maness, Projection Designer Adam Versenyi, Dramaturg Tracy Bersely, Movement & Intimacy Coach Gwendolyn Schwinke, Vocal Coach Ryan Gentry, Fight Director Chika Ike, Assistant Director Charles K. Bayang, Stage Manager Elizabeth Ray, Assistant Stage Manager April Mae Davis as Vera/Bessie/Ensemble Julia Gibson as Mrs. Dalton/Ensemble Brandon Herman St. Clair Haynes as Bigger Thomas Tia James as Hannah/Ensemble Sarah Elizabeth Keyes as Mary/Ensemble Amadio as Buddy/Ensemble Brandon J. Pierce as The Black Rat Adam Poole as Jan/Ensemble Daniel P. Wilson as Britten/Ensemble
Molière's "Tartuffe" adapted by David Ball directed by Saheem Ali TICKETS ➔ http://www.playmakersrep.org/show/tartuffe PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC Feb 3 - Mar 11, 2018 Carlos Alcala as Tartuffe's Man Nemuna Ceesay as Elmire Joey Collins as Tartuffe April Mae Davis as Mariane Rishan Dhamija as Cleante Ray Dooley as Orgon David Fine as Loyal/Flipote Alex Givens as Officer Brandon Haynes as Damis Kathryn Hunter-Williams as Madame Pernelle Shanelle Nicole Leonard as Dorine Connor Nielsen as Tartuffe's Man Adam Poole as Adam Alexis Dister, Scenic Designer Anne Kennedy, Costume Designer Oliver Wason, Lighting Designer Palmer Hefferan, Sound Designer Adam Versényi, Dramaturg John Patrick, Vocal Coach Tracy Bersley, Choreographer Elizabeth Ray, Stage Manager Jennifer Caster, Assistant Stage Manager David Ball's adaptation of Tartuffe is presented by arrangement with Graham Agency, New York (firstname.lastname@example.org) This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts Many thanks to our Co-Producer Carolina Meadows