Taylour Paige, Jonny Coyne, and More Join MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM Netflix Adaptation
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom follows the title character, also known as the "Mother of the Blues," and the tensions that boil over between her white agent, her producer, and her bandmates while making a record in a studio in Chicago, 1927.
The play opened on Broadway at the Cort Theatre in October 1984 and earned a Tony nomination and a Drama Critics Circle Award. The play was revived in 2003 starring Whoopi Goldberg and original cast member Charles S. Dutton.
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