Blues for an Alabama Sky Keen Company Off Broadway Show Tickets

Blues for an Alabama Sky Tickets & Information

Theatre Row - Theatre Five

410 West 42nd Street

Between 9th and 10th Avenues

New York NY 10036 View on map

Blues for an Alabama Sky Summary

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This show played its final performance on Wednesday - March 11.

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Blues for an Alabama Sky by Pearl Cleage, a personal story of a community moving from renaissance to reality.

It’s the summer of 1930 and the creative spirit of the Harlem Renaissance is giving way to the realities of the Great Depression. In an apartment building on 126th street, five passionate and progressive friends carve out a future for themselves within a changing city. Playwright Pearl Cleage (Flyin’ West and Oprah Book Club selection What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day) tells a strikingly modern and spirited story set during a time when Rev Adam Clayton Powell, Jr was preaching activism in the Abyssinian Baptist Church and Josephine Baker was singing the blues in the Folies Bergère. After charming audiences around the world, Keen is proud to present its New York premiere.

Pearl Cleage is an award-winning playwright, bestselling novelist, published poet, and popular newspaper columnist. “Cleage writes with amazing grace and killer instinct.” - New York Times

Blues for an Alabama Sky Cast Members:

Alfie Fuller, Prema Cruz, John-Andrew Morrision, Khiry Walker, Sheldon Woodley

Blues for an Alabama Sky Creative Team

Author: Pearl Cleage
Director: LA Williams
Producer: Keen Company
Press Agent: David Gersten & Associates

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Blues for an Alabama Sky Quick Facts

Running Time:

2 hours and 30 minutes, including intermission

Price Range

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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 10 and under.
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
February 4, 2020 February 19, 2020

Box Office Hours

Currently not open; Beginning April 1:
Monday - Saturday: Noon - 6pm, Sunday: Noon - to curtain

There are no advance sales 1 hour before showtime!

Coat Room

None available.