February 15
March 2
National Black Theatre
2031 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10035
[Bet. 125th & 126th Sts.]

Take Wing And Soar Productions proudly presents Euripides' MEDEA | In a new translation by Nicholas Rudall | Directed by Petronia Paley | In this masterly written drama of passion; suffering and the sensitivity of injured love are strongly drawn, until they culminate in the awful deed of vengeance. Veteran classical actress and director Petronia Paley leads The TWAS Classical Actors of Color as they join Tony Award Winning Actress Trezana Beverley as she takes on the role of the sorceress princess Medea, who will stop at nothing to repay Jason for the ultimate betrayal of his family and the woman he promised to love forever.
Wednesday - Saturday at 8pm; Saturday at 2pm; Sunday at 3pm | Opening Night Gala - Tuesday, February 19th | Gala Seats: $50; General Admission: $18 Adults; $15 Students and Seniors; TDF Vouchers accepted. Group Sales Available (212) 696-6572. Credit Card Sales (212) 868-4444 | February 15th - March 2nd 2008.



Producer | Artistic Director
Debra Ann Byrd

Jackie Jeffries

Associate Producer
Flora Gillard

Written by: Euripides
Translated by: Nicholas Rudall
Directed by: Petronia Paley
Scenic Design: Pavlo Bosyy
Costume Design: Ali Turns
Light Design: Joyce Liao
Sound Design: David D. Wright
Choreography: Beverley Prentice
Production Make-Up: 
Sarah Cimino
Stage Manager:
Norman A. Small
Technical Director:
Carlos Castillo
Scenic Artists Chandra Ursule &
  Debra Ann Byrd


Trezana Beverley*, David Heron, Mary E. Hodges*, Sharita Hunt*, Kebranagast Maxwell, Marishka Phillips*, Beverley Prentice, Kofi Samuels, Ian Stuart*, Bryan Webster*, Renauld White*, Dathan B. Williams*, Lynnard E. Williams, Natasha Yannacañedo*, Ma’at Zachary, with Original Live Music Composed and Performed by David D. Wright
... *Members of AEA

Penny Landau - Maya Public Relations

TWAS Legal Representation
Jenny J. Sherman, Esq.


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