True Colors Theatre to Present Atlanta Premiere of RACE, 2/25-3/23
CAST in Alphabetical Order:
Andrew Benator (Jack Lawson) Atlanta Theater Credits: Vera Stark, Good People, August: Osage County, Eurydice, Tennis In Nablus, A Christmas Carol (ALLIANCE THEATRE); Seminar, Becky Shaw (Actor's Express); Young Man From Atlanta, Freud's Last Session (Theatrical Outfit); The Tempest (Georgia Shakespeare); Boeing, Boeing (Aurora Theatre); The Ladies Man(Theater in the Square). Off-Broadway:Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight,Valparaiso, Flu Season. Regional: Hartford TheaterWorks, Pittsburgh Public Theater, Sacramento's B St. Theater, San Jose Rep, San Francisco's Magic Theater. Film & TV: "Burn Notice", "House of Payne", "Meet the Browns", Quarantine 2, Game Six, The Good Student, Almanac, and the upcoming films Last of Robin Hood with Kevin Kline, and Million Dollar Arm with Jon Hamm.
NEAL GHANT (Henry Brown) Regional credits include: Glenn Gary Glenn Ross, A Christmas Carol, Shakespeare's R&J (ALLIANCE THEATRE); Bus Stop, A Life in the Theatre, Tradin' Paint (Theatre in the Square); Julius Caesar, A Midsummer Nights Dream, Romeo and Juliet, and Titus Andronicus (Georgia Shakespeare Festival). Film credits include "Remember the Titans". He is currently Head Artistic Consultant for Giddeon Games, a company he and a childhood friend have built from the ground up. He also spends many a late weekend night performing hip hop music with his band Phace Oricalz.
TIFFANY HOBBS (Susan) is a member of the Brierley Resident Acting Company at the Dallas Theatre Center, where her acting credits include: A Raisin in the Sun; Clybourne Park; Stagger Lee (workshops); Cabaret; A Christmas Carol. Awards: 2011 San Francisco Broadway World Awards-Best Leading Actress in a Musical (Hairspray) & Best Featured Actress in a Musical (Company); 2011 female Star Project winner (NBC & the American Black Film Festival); LA WebFest's Outstanding Supporting Actress (Camille Prescott in 'The Troubadoors'). Other recent roles: Juanita (Blues for Mister Charlie), Berniece (The Piano Lesson). New York Theater: The Burnin' (The Public Theater). MFA, SMU.
RIC REITZ (Charles Strickland) is a veteran of thirty-six years in professional show business, Ric has appeared in over 100 national film, television and stage productions. He is thrilled to be making his first appearance with Kenny Leon's True Colors Theater Company. Atlanta area stage credits include: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) and Our Town, both for the Theatrical Outfit; The Little Foxes and Turned Funny for Theater in the Square; and featured appearances with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, including their annual Fourth of July concerts, The Journey of Sir Douglas Fir and Second Chance Christmas.
DESIGNERS in Alphabetical Order:
Kat Conley -Set Designer
Johanna Melamed - Sound Designer
Mike Post - Lighting Designer
Sydney Roberts - Costume Designer
True Colors Theatre Company is a National Theatre Company based in Atlanta. Founded by Artistic Director Kenny Leon, and Managing Director Jane Bishop, True Colors strives to be an important voice in the American discussion of diversity including plays and playwrights from various times, cultures and perspectives.