Where Storms are Born

Where Storms are Born

by Harrison David Rivers

directed by Saheem Ali

Originally produced at Williamstown Theatre Festival, New York, NY

July 12-July 23, 2017

About the Premiere Production:

Synopsis: Mourning the loss of her elder son Myles (LeRoy McClain), Bethea (Myra Lucretia Taylor) tries to help her younger son Gideon (Christopher Livingston) through his grief. But as revelations surrounding Myles’ incarceration and death emerge, both mother and son must decide whether to fight or let go. With wit and empathy, this play reminds us of the courage and resilience it takes to chart a better way forward for the ones we love. Saheem Ali directs this world premiere play by 2016 WTF Playwright-in-Residence Harrison Davis Rivers.

Cast: Joniece Abbott-Pratt, Joshua Boone, Luis Vega, Christopher Livingston, LeRoy McClain, Myra Lucretia Taylor


Set Designer: Arnulfo Maldonado

Lighting Designer: David Weiner

Sound Designer: Miles Polaski

Costume Designer: Jessica Pabst