There is more than one Mary Seacole to meet the eye in Marys Seacole - an extraordinary celebration of a play, currently playing Lincoln Center Theater's Claire Tow Theater. There is Mary Seacole (Quincy Tyler Bernstine), a 19th century Jamaican - the daughter of a Scottish soldier and a Creole woman, who sailed through the world on a wind of adventure that would make most of us dizzy. There... Read more
Lincoln Center Theater presents the LCT3 world premiere production of Marys Seacole, written by Jackie Sibblies Drury, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz and starring Obie Award winner Quincy Tyler Bernstine.
(Photos by Julieta Cervantes)
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In Marys Seacole, Mary is an ambitious Jamaican woman determined to live a grand life; her adventures take her across oceans and eras, from a battlefield of the Crimean War to a contemporary nursing home, and many times and places in between. Marys Seacole is an exploration of what it means to be a woman who is paid to care.