New Heritage Theatre Group and Crossroads
Written and performed by
OBIE and AUDELCO Award winning playwright and
Russell Simmons Def Poetry alumnus,
Daniel KOA Beaty
EMERGENCY! is a captivating theatre experience that begins when a slave ship emerges from the depths
of the Hudson River in contemporary times.Funny, thought provoking, and always entertaining, Beaty performs over forty characters that together unearth the many meanings of freedom across Black America.
"He (Beaty) moves with the easy grace of a man attuned to the rhetoric impulse that links music and poetry"---The New York Times.
Emergency! is presented as part of the Fall Crossroads Festival Theatre by Crossroads Theatre Company and Voza Rivers / New Heritage Theatre Group.
New Brunswick Performing Arts Center,
New Brunswick, New Jersey
September 30th thru October 10th.
Opening Night October 2, 2021