Native Son by Nambi E. Kelley, from the Novel by Richard Wright

Running in rotating repertory with Measure for Measure, Richard Wright's groundbreaking novel of oppression, freedom and justice comes to life onstage in this timely adaptation. In the South Side Chicago of the 1930s, Bigger Thomas struggles to create a place for himself in a world whose prejudice has left him with few opportunities. After taking a job in a wealthy white man's house, he unwittingly unleashes a series of events that violently and irrevocably seal his fate.
The Duke on 42nd Street
New York, NY
Ticket Price: $35-$70; $25 for student/under 30

229 W. 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036
United States

(646) 223-3010