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Brian D. Coats, Bjorn DuPaty, Lynnette R. Freeman and Stori Ayers Photo

Brian D. Coats, Bjorn DuPaty, Lynnette R. Freeman and Stori Ayers

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10/12/2018
Dominique Morisseau and Stori Ayers. Courtesy of Lia Chang Photography. Photo

Dominique Morisseau and Stori Ayers. Courtesy of Lia Chang Photography.

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Stori Ayers Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Direction of a Play
Stori Ayers, Confederates

Stori Ayers News

2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List! Photo 2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 25, 2022

The Drama League today announced the 2022 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, Outstanding Direction of a Play, Outstanding Direction of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award.

One-Week Extension Announced for Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES Photo One-Week Extension Announced for Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

Signature Theatre has extended the New York premiere of Dominique Morisseau’s Confederates, directed by Stori Ayers to April 24. The production, running in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W. 42nd Street, New York), opened March 27.

Review Roundup: Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES Photo Review Roundup: Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES
by Review Roundups - Mar 28, 2022

Signature Theatre just celebrated opening night of the New York Premiere of Confederates.  Written by Dominique Morisseau and directed by Stori Ayers, Confederates is running at the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre through April 17, 2022.

Keli Goff's GLORIOUS WORLD... Acquired By Concord Theatricals Photo Keli Goff's GLORIOUS WORLD... Acquired By Concord Theatricals
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2021

Concord Theatricals has announced the acquisition of Keli Goff's The Glorious World of Crowns, Kinks and Curls for its Samuel French imprint. Goff is a writer/producer on the Sex And the City reboot And Just Like That, which begins airing on HBO Max this Thursday, December 9.

BWW Review: PARADISE BLUE strike Gold at Geffen Playhouse Photo BWW Review: PARADISE BLUE strike Gold at Geffen Playhouse
by Evan Henerson - Nov 24, 2021

PARADISE BLUE, a play that contains music, begins with the sound of a sublime note issued by a trumpet and concludes, a couple of riveting hours later with an equally beautiful strain…followed by a far more discordant sound.

BWW Interview: Alani iLongwe's PARADISE Is Anything But BLUE Photo BWW Interview: Alani iLongwe's PARADISE Is Anything But BLUE
by Gil Kaan - Nov 11, 2021

The Geffen Playhouse west coast premieres Dominique Morisseau’s PARADISE BLUE November 18, 2021 (already in previews). Set in the jazz-filled Paradise Club in Detroit (circa 1949), Stori Ayers directs the talented cast of Tyla Abercrumbie, Wendell B. Franklin, Alani iLongwe, John Earl Jelks and Shayna Small. Had the chance to throw out a few queries to the multi-tasking Alani.

Tyla Abercrumbie, Wendell B. Franklin & More to Star in West Coast Premiere of PARADI Photo Tyla Abercrumbie, Wendell B. Franklin & More to Star in West Coast Premiere of PARADISE BLUE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021

Geffen Playhouse today announced the full cast for its West Coast premiere of Paradise Blue, written by Tony Award-nominated Dominique Morisseau (Ain’t Too Proud, Skeleton Crew) and directed by Stori Ayers (Blood at the Root, The Last O.G.).

VIDEO: Watch a Premiere of DETROIT '67 by Dominique Morisseau, Now Streaming at Signa Photo VIDEO: Watch a Premiere of DETROIT '67 by Dominique Morisseau, Now Streaming at Signature Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2021

Detroit '67, the final production in the Signature Features 2021 Season is now available for streaming through Thursday, September 16 on Marquee TV.

DETROIT '67 by Dominique Morisseau Now Streaming at Signature Theatre Through Sept. 1 Photo DETROIT '67 by Dominique Morisseau Now Streaming at Signature Theatre Through Sept. 16
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2021

Detroit '67, the final production in the Signature Features 2021 Season is now available for streaming through Thursday, September 16 on Marquee TV.

BWW Review: DETROIT '67 at Signature Theatre Photo BWW Review: DETROIT '67 at Signature Theatre
by Roger Catlin - Aug 2, 2021

Inspired in part by August Wilson's 10-play depiction of Pittsburgh life, Dominique Morisseau embarked on a similar ambition reflecting the Motor City in her 'Detroit Project.'

Stori Ayers Videos

VIDEO: Center Theatre Group Gathers Artists to Recite Martin Luther King's 'I Have a  VideoVIDEO: Center Theatre Group Gathers Artists to Recite Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' Speech
by Stage Tube - Jan 16, 2021

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, twenty one artists and arts leaders recite Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legendary I Have A Dream speech.


Stori Ayers Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Stori Ayers been nominated for?
Outstanding Direction of a Play (Drama League Awards) for Confederates .