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The Robey Theatre Company presents The Talented Tenth by Richard Wesley

November 9 • 8:00 pm - December 10 • 3:00 pm

$25 – $40
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The Robey Theatre Company

in association with the Los Angeles Theatre Center presents

Richard Wesley’s THE TALENTED TENTH, directed by Ben Guillory.

Featuring: Nic Few, Tiffany Coty, Jessica Obilom, Monte Escalante, Stirling Bradley, Julio Hanson, Rogelio Douglas III and Ben Guillory.


Richard Wesley was born in Newark, NJ, and graduated from Howard University. His plays include BLACK TERROR, SIRENS, THE MIGHTY GENTS, THE TALENTED TENTH, and AUTUMN. He has written the libretti for four operas performed at Newark’s Trilogy Opera Company and for the 2020 Pulitzer Prize-winning CENTRAL PARK FIVE, composed by Anthony Davis. His screenplays include UPTOWN SATURDAY NIGHT and LET’S DO IT AGAIN. Mr. Wesley is currently an Associate Professor at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and is married to the novelist Valerie Wilson Wesley.


Associate Producer: JC Cadena

Production Stage Manager: Crystal Nix

Assistant Stage Manager: Leilani Scott Young

Music Director/Composer: Wayne Davis

Graphic Design: Jason Mimms

Costume design: Naila Aladdin Sanders

Lighting design: Benedict Conran

Set design: Edward Haynes

Set construction: Caesar Bijou

Properties: Rye Mandel

Production intern: Manny Gonzales.

Opening Night: Saturday, November 11th at 8pm (includes reception, $50).

Q&As will follow all Sunday performances.

Tickets on sale Friday, October 6th.

Previews: November 9th & 10 (Use Promo Code: 241 for two tickets for $20.)


November 9 • 8:00 pm
December 10 • 3:00 pm
$25 – $40


Los Angeles Theatre Center
514 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
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