Darius & Twig

Performance Dates

A Kennedy Center world premiere commission

Two teenage best friends--one a writer, the other an athlete--use their unique gifts to rise above inner-city struggles in this world premiere play based on Walter Dean Myers's award-winning novel. Age 13+. Part of the Women's Voices Theater Festival. 


Production Information

Approximate Running Time
60 minutes


Midnight,Uncle Ernesto,Lionel Dornich, Coach Day, Rental Agent,Mr. Ramey, Cop #2
Tall Boy, Miss Caroll, Darius’ Mama, Reporter, Silly School Girl, Cop #1

Creative Team

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Adapted From
The novel by Walter Dean Myers