In Esai’s Table, destiny meets eternity for three young black men atop an ancient magical table in this mythic tale of black lives, friendship, family, love and what it ultimately means to be human.
Vermont’s JAG Productions partners with NYC’s Cherry Lane Theatre to Present the World Premiere of NATHAN YUNGERBERG’s ESAI’S TABLE Directed by Obie Award Winner STEVIE WALKER-WEBB Starring: DIMITRI CARTER, CORNELIUS DAVIDSON, MARCUS GLADNEY JR., AND BENTON GREENE.
In Esai’s Table, destiny meets eternity for three young black men atop an ancient magical table in this mythic tale of black lives, friendship, family, love and what it ultimately means to be human. The cast stars Dimitri Carter (Film: Bullets Never Die), Cornelius Davidson (NY:Birds of Prey. Film: I Can I Will I Did), Marcus Gladney Jr.(Broadway: Choir Boy), and Benton Greene (Broadway: Sweat) as Esai.Esai’s Table creative team includes David Goldstein (sets), Celeste Jennings (costumes), Kate McGee (lights), Brian Hickey (sound), Daniel Kotlowitz (projections), and Kate Murray (casting). Animations for the production are created by Patience Lekien (illustrator) in partnership with the DALI Lab at Dartmouth College (http://dali.dartmouth.edu/).
Esai’s Table was developed at Cherry Lane Theatre’s award-winning Mentor Project, alongside Nathan Yungerberg’s mentor Stephen Adly Guirgis, and at JAGfest 2.0.
- Starting Thursday, October 10th, 2019, repeats every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Sunday, October 27, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
- Starting Sunday, October 13th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday until Monday, October 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
- Starting Saturday, October 19th, 2019, repeats every week on Saturday until Sunday, October 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm