Waiting to be Invitied

By S. M. Shephard-Massat

February 06,07,08,09
February 14,15,16
February 21,22,23

1964 in Atlanta, Georgia. Four middle-aged black women, co-workers from a local doll factory, travel by city bus to a "whites only" eating establishment inside a downtown Atlanta department store Their purpose is to "test" their newly acquired civil rights handed down by the Supreme Court outlawing segregation in eating establishments. This funny, touching play received the Kennedy Center Roger L. Stevens Award for New Playwrights and the Adrienne Kennedy Award for Most Promising Young Dramatist. 

Ms. Odessa - Cheryl Booker
Ms. Ruth - Kristi Garrett
Ms. Delores - Adrienne Harris
Ms. Louise - Lauran Wilkerson
Ms. Grayson - Louisa Grant
Palmeroy Bateman - Jason Louder