By Nilaja Sun
Provocative and insightful, No Child... transports the audience to the underfunded Malcolm X High School in the Bronx, where an intrepid substitute drama teacher refuses to give up on a group of at-risk students—despite their hardened attitudes and tough-talking attempts to push her away. This play within a play, with 16 characters portrayed by one actor in a tour-de-force performance, is a powerful reminder of the transformative role of the arts in our lives.
“Nilaja Sun’s gloriously uncynical gem reaches greatness”
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No Child… livestream only on Wed, Sep 30, 4:30 and 8 PM
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No Child… digital stream Oct 1–Nov 8
Special PerformancesTuesday Talkback
October 13, 2020 – 8 PM
Directions & Parking162 West 1st Avenue
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Audience advisoryThis production contains coarse language.
- Celia Aloma* and Ali Watson**
*Celia Aloma performances
Matinees: Sep 24, 25, 27; Oct 4–9, 11, 18–23, 25; Nov 1–6, 8
Evenings: Sep 27–30; Oct 1, 2, 4, 11–16, 18, 25–30; Nov 1, 8
**Ali Watson performances
Matinees: Sep 26, 28–30; Oct 1, 2, 3, 10, 12–17, 24, 26–31; Nov 7
Evenings: Sep 24–26; Oct 3, 5–10, 17, 19–24, 31; Nov 2–7
- Omari Newton Director
- Kimira Reddy and Vanka Salim Set Designers
- Carmen Alatorre Costume Designer
- Gerald King Lighting Designer
- Owen Belton Sound Designer
- Harika Xu Lighting Assistant
- Raugi Yu Livestream Director
- Jack Wallace Accent Coach
- Pamela Jakobs and Jenny Kim Stage Managers
- Jasmin Sandhu and Duston Baranow-Watts Apprentice Stage Managers