Retreat will star Brittany Bellizear, Patricia R. Floyd, Jennifer Fouché and more and run as a limited release from November 19-22, 2020.
National Black Theatre has officially announced the cast, creative team, and ticket sales date for the institution’s first produced radio play, Retreat, written by NBT I AM SOUL Playwright Resident Tracey Conyer Lee (Rabbit Summer) and directed by Zhailon Levingston (Neptune; Dixon Place and The Brooklyn Museum). This piece was originally slated to be a workshop production as part of the NBT’s 51st Season to culminate Lee’s residency with NBT and was reimagined due to the impact of COVID-19. The release of Retreat as a radio play will run as a limited release from November 19-22, 2020 as part of NBT’s 52nd season entitled, “Building the Future Now.”
Retreat features Brittany Bellizeare (Romeo and Juliet; Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), Patricia R. Floyd (Flying West), Jennifer Fouché (Chicago; Broadway National