PARADISE BLUE by Dominique Morisseau at Signature Theatre, April 24, 2018 - June 3, 2018

by Dominique Morisseau
directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson

Signature Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street, New York NY. April 24, 2018 - June 3, 2018

In 1949, Detroit’s Blackbottom neighborhood is gentrifying. Blue, a troubled trumpeter and the owner of Paradise Club, is torn between remaining in Blackbottom with his loyal lover Pumpkin and leaving behind a traumatic past. But when the arrival of a mysterious woman stirs up tensions, the fate of Paradise Club hangs in the balance.Paradise Blue is the first production of Obie Award-winning playwright Dominique Morisseau’s Signature Residency. Directed by Tony Award-winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson (The Piano Lesson, Jitney), it is a thrilling and timely look at the changes a community endures to find its resilience.

The Detroit Project: Three Plays Cover Image
ISBN: 9781559365383
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Theatre Communications Group - July 31st, 2018