This new a solo show from the Cherry Lane Mentor Project uses heightened poetry and raw self-reflection to explore the life of a young Black man. More…
"The Maturation of an Inconvenient Negro" takes the audience on the subversive journey of a young Black man coming into himself, as he struggles to break free of what he holds onto most tightly. No one is safe. Nothing is sacred.
See it if you’re interested in the fate of young black men in our society, or the fate of 1 particular young black man & his very private demons.
Don't see it if you don’t enjoy solo shows, or only like those that aspire to the dramatic; in form, this one feels like very serious stand-up.