Our Lady of 121st Street by Stephen Adly Guirgis is missing several elements that are usually vital to a play – like a plot and an ending. But the biggest thing it’s missing is… more. When the lights came down on the revival of Our Lady of 121st Street currently playing at the Signature Theatre, I didn’t want it to end.
Our Lady of 121st Street
Signature Theatre continues its 2017-2018 Off-Broadway season with Pulitzer Prize-winner Stephen Adly Guirgis' Our Lady of 121st Street.
Performances take place on the Irene Diamond Stage at the Pershing Square Signature Center.
(Photos by Monique Carboni)
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After the death of the beloved Sister Rose, a group of her former students return to their Harlem neighborhood to pay respects. But at the Funeral Home, there's a problem - her dead body has been stolen. An irreverently brash and insightful dark comedy, Our Lady of 121st Street paints a vivid comic portrait of what happens when old friends meet old wounds and how old habits die hard.