HOW TO MOURN AN AMERICAN (An Instructional)
Written and Performed by Cherrye J. Davis
Directed by Gabriel Stelian-Shanks
Produced by Nilan
Lucy Powis: Dramaturg
Recipient of a 2018 #BARS Alumni Residency, The Public Theater, New York City
WORLD PREMIERE: March 19-20, 2019 - The Rough Draft Festival, New York City
The relationship between America, and the lives lost in her name, is complex and nuanced. From the not-so-Civil War to the World Trade Center, HOW TO MOURN AN AMERICAN chronicles our conversation with death, loss, and the struggle to keep the flame of liberty (in all its forms) alive.