Sowa’s Red Gravy

Sowas Red Gravy is a play filled with humor and insight by a master storyteller of Southern folklore. Narrated by Sowa, a 110-year old wise woman, who resides in Harlem in quantum time, Sowa recounts her life before the emancipation and claims to have lived many lives as varied as a White Hollywood film star, an African Warrior and a Louisiana Voodoo Queen.

Presented as part of the 2012-13 Season

Play opened October 30, 2012 at the Castillo Theatre

Artist Credits

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Playwright Diane Richards
Director Woodie King, Jr. Woodie King Jr
Musical Director Bruce Heath
Choreographer Bruce Heath
Stage Manager Fulton Hodges
Asst. Stage Manager Karimah
Set Designer John Scheffler
Lighting Designer Antoinette Tynes Antoinette Tynes
Costume Designer Niiamar
Sound Designer Bill Toles
Casting Director Lawrence Evans Lawrence-Evans
Actor Aaron Fried
Actor Kene Holliday
Actor Lonette McKee
Actor Kimberly Q Purnell
Actor Toni Seawright
Actor Gary Vincent
Actor Iris Wilson
Actor David D. Wright
Actor Jonathan Peck

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