Mary Speaks NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Theater for the New City presents the world premiere of Angela Polite's solo show, which examines the parallels between the biblical figures of Mary and Jesus and the history of black mothers and their sons.

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March 2nd, 2017

"A moving series of stories about black mothers and sons...The production is stripped down. Polite doesn’t have flashy props or much in the way of a set. It’s mostly about her body and her voice, which changes dramatically to suit whichever of the many characters she portrays throughout...It’s a small production, but Polite’s performance is fully from the heart...The vignettes are also extremely relevant...These stories resonate."
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