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About Skeleton Crew

Following years of critical acclaim and celebrated productions across the country, Dominique Morisseau's play Skeleton Crew arrives on Broadway starring stage and screen legend Phylicia Rashad. Skeleton Crew tickets are available on New York Theatre Guide. 

At the last remaining auto plant in Detroit of 2008, rumors of an impending closure have everyone on edge. The workers are family, but events will test their loyalty as the factory enters its final days. Skeleton Crew is a truthful, sometimes hilarious, often tragic story of American blue collar workers living at the mercy of larger forces out of their control.

Tony Award winner and six time Emmy Award-nominee Phylicia Rashad stars in the Skeleton Crew Broadway premiere. The play is Rashad's first Broadway role since 2009, when she replaced Estelle Parsons in the hit play August: Osage County. Prior to that, Rashad starred in her sister Debbie Allen's all-Black revival of Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof in 2008.

Skeleton Crew originated at Atlantic Theater Company, an Off-Broadway hub of exciting new work. The play first ran in Atlantic's development space Atlantic Stage 2 in 2016. It later transferred to the Linda Gross Theater, a larger space also operated by Atlantic. Skeleton Crew was listed by American Theatre Magazine as the third most produced play in the United States in 2018. 

Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson returns to Manhattan Theatre Club directly following the run of his own solo work, Lackawanna Blues, at the company's Broadway space, the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Santiago-Hudson directs Skeleton Crew and is also now an artistic advisor at MTC. 

Critic Ben Brantley of The New York Times declared Skeleton Crew "a very fine new play - warm blooded, astute and beautifully acted," selecting it as a 'Critic's Pick.' 

Tickets to Skeleton Crew in New York are on sale now.

Start date

December 27th, 2021

End date

February 20th, 2022

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184 Reviews

Sing out Louise

Sing out Louise

254 Reviews | 222 Followers
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Eat. work. sleep. repeat.

See it if employees in a small Detroit factory work against the rumors that they will be closing. Fabulous ensemble!

Don’t see it if Go see it! Saw the second preview, it will only get better!

Elisa 9119

Elisa 9119

615 Reviews | 286 Followers
80
Riveting, Intense, Resonant, Relevant, Great acting

See it if The well-written,well-danced&well-acted play,following A.Miller's realism,is about 3 workers&their fear of being laid off @ a Detroit auto*

Don’t see it if The dialogue was, at times, difficult to understand, but it sounded very authentic.

DMQ

DMQ

583 Reviews | 739 Followers
95
Resonant, Relevant, Masterful, Great writing, Great acting

See it if plays that reflect the harsh reality of blue collar life intrigue you. All performances are excellent and the writing is raw and poetic.

Don’t see it if you’re looking for escapist entertainment. Go see The Music Man in that case (also good).

Phil 9070

Phil 9070

414 Reviews | 96 Followers
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Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Skeleton Crew is part of the three play cycle which included the wonderful Paradise blue and Detroit 67 by the playwright

Don’t see it if Dominique morisseau. This production kept me totally engaged throughout. Superb writing and outstanding cast as well. Don't see it if you're

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Skeleton Crew cast and creative team

By: Dominique Morisseau
Director: Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Cast list: Phylicia Rashad, Chanté Adams, Brandon J. Dirden, Adesola Osakalumi

Venue

261 West 47th Street, New York, NY, United States, 10036

Accessibility

Elevator access, wheelchair access, assisted listening devices, on-demand closed captioning, open captioning, audio description, Braille and large print Playbills

More information about Skeleton Crew

In 2008 Detroit, a small automotive factory is on the brink of foreclosure, and a tight knit family of workers hangs in the balance. With uncertainty everywhere, the line between blue collar and white collar becomes blurred, and this working family must reckon with their personal loyalties, their instincts for survival and their ultimate hopes for humanity.

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