A Lesson Before Dying Opens at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

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The Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “A Lesson Before Dying“, written by Romulus Linney based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines and directed by Kathy Gnazzo. “A Lesson Before Dying” is about a prisoner who has one freedom left: to choose how he accepts death. “A Lesson Before Dying” runs March 17 thru April 8 Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets are $24 / $21 Seniors and Students.

In “A Lesson Before Dying”, a young man, jailed for a murder he did not commit, will soon lose his life and has lost his self-respect. A young teacher comes to him and each teach the other lessons they need to face to move on.

“A Lesson Before Dying” features:

Jefferson: Marquis Wilson
Grant Wiggins: Hasan Gray
Rev. Ambrose: Bill White
Miss Emma: Tracey Mcallister
Viviane: Simone Palmer
Paul: Andrew Beadle
Sheriff Guidry: Rick Levi

Directed By Kathy Gnazzo
Produced By Deb Fleckenstein
Assistant Director: Larry Gabbard

The Elmwood Playhouse is located on 10 Park Street in Nyack, NY. For reservations, information or directions, call the Elmwood Playhouse Box Office at (845) 353-1313, or visit www.elmwoodplayhouse.com

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