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The Revival

 September 9-25, Off-Broadway, NY    

Project Y Theatre Company
The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row Studios
410 West 42nd Street
NYC NY 10036

A World Premiere by Samuel Brett Williams
Directed by Michole Biancosino

A Harvard educated son of a Southern Baptist preacher returns to his Arkansas hometown to rebuild his fatherís congregation. Under pressure to grow the congregation to compete with neighboring mega-Churches, the young Pastor seizes an opportunity to cleanse a mysterious stranger of his homosexuality, becoming an overnight evangelical superstar. But at what cost?

Starring:
Trent Dawson
Raymond McAnally
David Darrow
Aidan Sullivan

 

Trent was nominated for a NY Innovative Theatre Award for Outstanding Actor in a Lead Role.  The production won two awards.

 

Photos from the production

Photo from the opening night party

 

Reviews:
nytheatre.com
Reviews Off Broadway

"That Sounds Cool" Blog
Backstage

interview with the playwright Samuel Brett Williams

 

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