Keen Company continues its 20th Anniversary Season in spring 2020 with the previously announced New York premiere of Blues for An Alabama Sky, written by Pearl Cleage and directed by LA Williams, and has now confirmed casting. The cast will include Prema Cruz, Alfie Fuller, John-Andrew Morrision, Khiry Walker, and Sheldon Woodley.
It is a little unsettling that Pearl Cleage’s Blues For An Alabama Sky set in Harlem in 1930, is so relevant 90 years later in 2020. It deals with the economic uncertainties right after the Great Depression when people were struggling to find jobs and keep themselves and their families sheltered, fed & clothed. It also deals with homophobia and the opposition to women’s reproductive rights... Read more