AUGUST WILSON'S GEM OF THE OCEAN

By August Wilson
February 21-March 1
Wilson Auditorium

Set in 1904 Pittsburgh, August Wilson’s Gem of the Ocean explores how African Americans try to move forward after slavery, but first they must look to the Middle Passage. Adult content and language.

Rated PG13

DIRECTOR
Aaron Mays

THE CAST
Aunt Ester: Clara Ross
Black Mary: Laurisa LeSure
Citizen Barlow: Stephen White
Solly Two Kings: David Smith
Eli: Monty Montgomery
Caesar Wilks: Benni Little
Rutherford Selig: Tate Gerndt

Audience Warning: Alcohol, Strong Language, Mild Adult Themes, Smoking

LEAD SPONSOR:
KEY BANK
TEN THOUSAND VILLAGES
AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY FUND
100 BLACK MEN OF GREATER SOUTH BEND
SOUTH BEND COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORPORATION
AFRICANA STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME

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