CANYON @ IAMA Theatre. February 2019.
by Jonathan Caren

LA Times Critics Choice

JUMP @ PlayMakers Rep. January 2019.

by Charly Simpson 

A National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere

“Under the brilliant direction of Whitney White in her PlayMakers debut, this production, part of the National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere series, leans into both its comedic elements and its darkened depths. PlayMakers is even offering brief group processing sessions with licensed therapists following each performance. It is clearly their hope that if we let go of those protective, meaningless responses when someone asks how we are, we might come that much closer to a common fold of understanding and trust.”

Full review here

WHAT TO SEND UP WHEN IT GOES DOWN @ A.R.T. New York Theatres. Winter 2018.

by Aleshea Harris

with The Movement Theatre Company

NYT Critic’s Pick

Photos: RJ Eldridge   

THIS LAND WAS MADE. The Vineyard Theatre. July 2018.

This Land Was Made

BR’ER COTTON. Endstation Theater. July 2018.

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BY THE QUEEN. Miami Theatre Center. June 2018.

SOFT by Donja Love. New Black Fest. February 2018.

Slammed against a poetic backdrop of Urban America, Mr. Isaiah, a recent hire at a disciplinary boarding high school, is ready to make a difference in the lives of his six male students. When one of his boys commits suicide he is plagued with the questions: Where do Black and Brown boys go when they die?; and what makes someone’s struggle so unbearable that they’d take their own life? While seeking answers to this question, he sees the sorrows that each of his boys dances with – and is reminded of his own.
The reading will be Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 7PM at The Lark.
Tickets, which are free, are now available here.


OTHELLO. Trinity Rep. February 2018.

CITIZEN. SUNY Purchase.  Humanities Theatre

Blood Wedding. Atlantic Acting School. November 2017.

Marvin’s Room * directed by Anne Kaufman * Roundabout

From left, Janeane Garofalo, Lili Taylor, Celia Weston, who star in “Marvin’s Room,” directed by Anne Kauffman, far right. Credit Rebecca Smeyne for The New York Times 

Recent: If I Forget  * directed by Daniel Sullivan * Roundabout Theatre

Recent: Oceans 8  * directed by Gary Ross * Warner Bros Studios


OTHELLO @ the New York Theatre Workshop * directed by Sam Gold