The Pulitzer Prize winning THEATER FOR THE NEW CITY and CRYSTAL FIELD presents The Slums of Neverland Written and Directed By DEEON BROWNStarring a diverse cast of talented actors; FREDDY GIORLANDO, JOSE ACEVEDO, SUELLEN ROMANI, DOUG BRAXTON, ALADINO OLIVARES, ZAHAIRA CURIEL, THIERRY LAMOUR, JOSEFF GOODWIN, ERIKA J WOOD, DU’ANA SPEIGHTS, and STARLEIGH CALDWELL.
Taken from first person accounts at Anti Violence and Suicide rallies across America THE SLUMS OF NEVERLAND is the tale of five New York teenagers as they grapple with the death of their best friend. The show takes us on an exploration of the obstacles faced by urban and rural youth today. The play features characters that deal with molestation, friendship, addiction, teen parenting and love. The story is a tale of those that attempt to look at their own lives as something more than public housing and despair. THE SLUMS OF NEVERLAND is a tale of hope and determination.
The productionwill play the following dates: July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 14th, 15th, 16th, & 17th. Monday-Saturday performances will occur at 8pm. Sunday performances at 3pm. Ticket are only $10. For tickets visit www.theaterforthenewcity.net or stop by the box office at 155 1st ave. in the Lower East Side. Media please RSVP at Heardpr.