In this world premiere from Atlantic Theater Company, somewhere in the Jim Crow South, the sky is on fire. "Fireflies" is the second part of Donja R. Love's trilogy that began with "Sugar in Our Wounds." More…
A pregnant Olivia’s fierce speech writing is the sole force behind her charismatic husband Charles and his successful Movement to galvanize people to march towards freedom. When four little girls are bombed in a church, Olivia and Charles’ marriage is threatened – as this tragedy and years of civil unrest leave Olivia believing that “this world ain’t no place to raise a colored child.”
See it if you want to see an author use his considerable skills as a writer (and you should) to trick the audience to forget this is junk.
Don't see it if you require that authors respect their audiences.
See it if i mean, not really alot of reasons to see this one, its a mess.
Don't see it if you enjoy cohesive, well writen plays, this is a kitchen sink soap opera