Grace

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Performance Dates
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Opening Performance

Created by Washington, D.C.,’s own celebrated composer Nolan Williams, Jr., with a book by Nolan Williams, Jr. and Pulitzer-prize nominated and OBIE award-winning actress and writer Nikkole Salter, "Grace examines" the little-told history of African-American culinary tradition and the challenges faced by Black-owned businesses. The musical captures a day in the life of the Mintons, a Philadelphia family who gather to mourn the loss of their matriarch and deal with the future of their family restaurant in a changing neighborhood. With "Grace," Williams pays homage to African-American musical traditions with his rich compositions that fuse the sounds of classical, jazz, R&B, soul and spirituals.

Production Information

Approximate Running Time
95 minutes

Creative Team

Costume Designer
Choreographer for musicals
Musical Director
Sound Designer
Lighting Designer
Hair Designer
Associate Hair Designer
Vocal Consultant
Assistant Director
Assistant Choreographer
Assistant Lighting Designer
Assistant Stage Manager
Props Designer/Master