TAKE WING AND SOAR PRODUCTIONS, INC.

D E B R A   A N N   B Y R D  -   F O U N D E R   &   P R O D U C I N G   A R T I S T I C   D I R E C T O R.

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PRODUCING TEAM:

TAKE WING AND SOAR PRODUCTIONS

Producing Artistic Diretor,

Debra Ann Byrd

NEW HERITAGE

THEATRE GROUP

Executive Producer

Voza Rivers

 

THE CAST:

Elijah Black, Phillip Burke, Debra Ann Byrd*, Bryant Carroll*, Tino Christopher, Lodric D. Collins, Phillip de la Cal*, Treasure Davidson, Dianne Dixon, Stacey J. Dotson*, Michal Fraser, Kirt A. Harding, Dennis Jordan*, Anja Lee*, Tom Martin, Dayo Olatokun, Michael Raimondi, Brendan Sokler, Lawrence Winslow*, Natasha Yannacaňedo*

 

THE CREATIVE, DESIGN & PRODUCTION TEAM:

Author/Director:

Lorey Hayes

Scenic Design:

Chris Cumberbach

Costume Design:

Gail Cooper-Hecht

Sound Design:

David D. Wright

Lighting Design:

James Carter

Choreography:

 Phillip de la Cal*

Casting:

Sara Koch Casting

Asst Stage Manager:

Abagail Ramsay

House Management:

Aixa Kendrick

Production:

Joshua Glenn

& Mark Benavides

 

 

 

 

 

 

Graphic Art:  

dagrafix designs, ltd

Production Photograpy:  

Hubert Williams

Publicity Photos:

Carmen de Jesus

 

Marketing:

Shabazz Communications Inc.

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This Mainstage Production of MASSINISSA is presented in part by The New York City Department Of Cultural Affairs, New York City Council, New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, New York City Council Member Inez E. Dickens, The New York City Council Committee On Cultural Affairs, Libraries And International Intergroup Relations, Jimmy Van Bramer, Chair, The New York State Council On The Arts with the support of Govenor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Lesilature, and The Arlen Charitable Trust.  The actors appear courtesy of Actor's Equity Association.  Take Wing And Soar Productions is a member theatre of The Broadway League.  New Heritage Theatre is a member theatre of The Coalition of Theatres of Color.

Take Wing And Soar Productions, in partnership with

Voza Rivers/New Heritage Theatre Group present the World Primier of

MASSINISSA AND THE TRAGEDY OF THE HOUSE OF THUNDER

 

An Epic Play in 2 Acts

Written & Directed by Lorey Hayes

 

Massinissa, And The Tragedy of the House of Thunder is the story of Massinissa, the man who betrayed Hannibal to Rome.  Based on true events, Circa 218 B.C., over the span of 50 years, in Rome, Carthage, Numidia, Spain, France and The Alps; Rome-Italy and Carthage-Africa are at war fighting for world dominion. Join Us as Playwright/Director Lorey Hayes leads a multi-racial troupe of 18 Classically Trained Actors in this dramatic story about LOVE, PASSION, REVENGE, HONOR, BETRAYAL and a Friendship that changed the course of history.  

                                               

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE & SPECIAL EVENTS

                      Wed.December 7th at 7pm || Opening Night Performance & Reception

                       Thu. December 8th at 8pm || DCA Community Night

                       Fri. December 9th at 8pm

                       Sun. December 11 th at 3:00pm

 

                       Tue. December 11th at 8:00pm

                       Wed. December 14th at 2:00pm || Post show Talk Back with the Artists

                       Wed. December 14th at 8:00pm

                       Thu. December 15th at 8:00pm || Press Event and Post Show Reception

                       Sat. December 17th at 8:00pm || Preshow Wine and Cheese Chat w/ Director

                       Sun. December 18th at 3:00pm || Post show Talk Back with the Artists

                       Sun. December 18th at 8:00pm || Closing Night Celebration & Holiday Party

 

VENUE:                                          TICKETS:    

The Poet’s Den Theater                 $30. Gala Celebration | $18.  General admission

309 East 108th Street                     $15. Seniors and Students | Group Sales Available Groups of 10+

New York, NY 10029

[Just off 2nd Avenue]

 

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