Ato Blankson-Wood and James Cusati-Moyer in Slave Play Photo by Joan Marcus
SAG-AFTRA Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for a filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen.
Join Richard Ridge Tuesday, March 3rd at 7:00 PM, for his upcoming SAG/AFTRA “Conversation on Broadway” with Jeremy O. Harris’s drama Slave Play. The event will be held at the Robin Williams Center, 247 W 54th St.
The March 3rd event features Q&A with cast members Ato Blankson-Wood & James Cusati-Moyer from Jeremy O. Harris’ searing Slave Play in conversation with Broadway World’s Richard Ridge
Ato Blankson-Wood – Broadway: Hair and Lysistrata Jones. Off-Broadway: The Rolling Stone at Lincoln Center Theater, Slave Playat NYTW (Lortel Award nomination), The Total Bent at The Public (Drama League and Lortel Award nominations), The Public Works’Twelfth Night and As You Like It, Transfers at MCC, Antigone in Ferguson at the Harlem Stage, the Foundry Theater’s O. Earth, and Iphigenia in Aulis at CSC. Film/TV: What is Life Worth?, BlacKkKlansman, The Kindergarten Teacher, Detroit, It’s Kind of a Funny Story, “When They See Us” (Netflix), “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” (Amazon), “She’s Gotta Have It” (Netflix), and “The Good Fight” (CBS). Member of The Actors Center and Graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and The Yale School of Drama.
James Cusati-Moyer – Broadway: Six Degrees of Separation. Off-Broadway: Slave Play (New York Theatre Workshop), Fire and Air (Classic Stage Company); The Soldier’s Tale (Carnegie Hall). Regional: Yale Repertory Theatre, Westport Country Playhouse, Williamstown Theatre Festival. Film: False Positive (A24). Television: “Prodigal Son”, “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”, “The Path”, “Red Oaks”, “Blue Bloods”, “Time After Time.” Training: MFA, Yale School of Drama.
To register for the event, visit the calendar page of the SAG-AFTRA Foundation website: https://sagaftra.foundation . If you encounter any difficulty registering through the website, call the Foundation at (212) 827-1401 or the Robin Williams Center for Entertainment and Media at (917) 463-4232. Since seats aren’t guaranteed, it’s recommended that attendees arrive early.