2004 – Drowning Crow

Directed by: Marion McClinton
Written by: Regina Taylor
Produced by: Manhattan Theatre Club
Production year: 2004
Original release: January 29, 2004 – April 4, 2004
Opening Night: February 19, 2004
Other cast: Aunjanue Ellis, Peter Francis James, Alfre Woodard
Misc: Theatre: Biltmore Theatre

Playwright Regina Taylor updates Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull to a world of television and hip-hop. The play is set on the Gullah islands off the coast of South Carolina, where a black family of artists gather to vacation for the summer as tensions and artistic hopes brew.