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Suffs

SUFFS

Newman Theater
March 10 - April 24, 2022

World Premiere Musical
SUFFS

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Shaina Taub
Choreography by Raja Feather Kelly
Directed by Leigh Silverman

A musical event one hundred years in the making, SUFFS brings to life a complicated chapter in the ongoing battle for the right to vote: the American women’s suffrage movement. Written by and featuring one of the most exciting new voices in theater, Shaina Taub, this epic new musical takes an unflinching look at these unsung trailblazers. In the seven years leading up to the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920, an impassioned group of suffragists—“Suffs” as they called themselves—took to the streets, pioneering protest tactics that transformed the country. They risked their lives as they clashed with the president, the public, and each other. A thrilling story of brilliant, flawed women working against and across generational, racial, and class divides, SUFFS boldly explores the victories and failures of a fight for equality that is still far from over.

The ensemble cast of SUFFS will feature Jenna Bainbridge (Harry T. Burn/Ensemble), Ally Bonino (Lucy Burns), Tsilala Brock (Dudley Malone), Jenn Colella (Carrie Catt), Hannah Cruz (Ruza Wenclawska), Nadia Dandashi (Doris Stevens), Aisha de Haas (Alva Belmont/Phoebe Burn), Stephanie Everett (Understudy), Amina Faye (Robin/Ensemble), Holly Gould (Alice Paul Standby), Cassondra James (Mary Church Terrell), Nikki M. James (Ida B. Wells), Jaygee Macapugay (Mollie Hay/Ensemble), Grace McLean (Woodrow Wilson), Susan Oliveras (Nina Otero-Warren/Ensemble), Mia Pak (Mrs. Wu/Ensemble), Monica Tulia Ramirez (Understudy), J. Riley Jr (Phyllis Terrell/Ensemble), Phillipa Soo (Inez Milholland), Shaina Taub (Alice Paul), Angela Travino (Understudy), and Ada Westfall (Mrs. Herndon/Ensemble). Complete casting will be announced at a later date.

Newman Theater
March 10 - April 24, 2022

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No available performances in this month.

Tickets

Tickets start at $100, plus fees
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Performances with Accessibility Services Offered

  • April 9, 2022 Open Caption with TDF TAP
  • April 21, 2022 Evening performance American Sign Language Interpretation with Hands On
  • April 23, 2022 Matinee performance Audio Description with TDF TAP

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Cast.

Image of Jenna Bainbridge

Jenna Bainbridge

Harry T. Burn/Ensemble

Image of Ally Bonino

Ally Bonino

Lucy Burns

Image of Tsilala Brock

Tsilala Brock

Dudley Malone

Image of Jenn Colella

Jenn Colella

Carrie Catt

Image of Hannah Cruz

Hannah Cruz

Ruza Wenclawska

Image of Nadia Dandashi

Nadia Dandashi

Doris Stevens

Image of Aisha de Haas

Aisha de Haas

Alva Belmont/Phoebe Burn

Image of Stephanie Everett

Stephanie Everett

Understudy

Image of Amina Faye

Amina Faye

Robin/Ensemble

Image of Holly Gould

Holly Gould

Alice Paul Standby

Image of Cassondra James

Cassondra James

Mary Church Terrell

Image of Nikki M. James

Nikki M. James

Ida B. Wells

Image of Jaygee Macapugay

Jaygee Macapugay

Mollie Hay/Ensemble

Image of Grace McLean

Grace McLean

Woodrow Wilson

Image of Susan Oliveras

Susan Oliveras

Nina Otero-Warren/Ensemble

Image of Mia Pak

Mia Pak

Mrs. Wu/Ensemble

Image of Monica Tulia Ramirez

Monica Tulia Ramirez

Understudy

Image of J. Riley Jr

J. Riley Jr

Phyllis Terrell/Ensemble

Image of Phillipa Soo

Phillipa Soo

Inez Milholland

Image of Shaina Taub

Shaina Taub

Alice Paul

Image of Angela Travino

Angela Travino

Understudy

Image of Ada Westfall

Ada Westfall

Mrs. Herndon/Ensemble

Creative.

Shaina Taub
Book, Music, and Lyrics
Raja Feather Kelly
Choreographer
Leigh Silverman
Director
Mimi Lien
Scenic Design
Toni-Leslie James
Costume Design
Natasha Katz
Lighting Design
Sun Hee Kil
Sound Design
Mike Brun
Orchestrations
Andrea Grody
Music Direction and Supervision
Raja Feather Kelly
Creative Consultant
Ayanna Thompson
Dramaturg
Melanie Lisby
Production Stage Manager

SPONSORS.

Support for SUFFS provided by an Edgerton Foundation New Play Award and the Laurents / Hatcher Foundation.

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