On the Wings of a Mariposa

New Play Development

Throughout its history, First Stage has remained committed to new play development, finding innovative ways to tell beloved stories old and new.

Each season, First Stage presents new play readings and professionally produced productions with associated workshops, extended talkbacks, and more - promising to spark conversations and deepen the shared theater experience.

A Bronzeville Christmas Story

By Sheri Williams Pannell
Directed by William W. Jackson

View the recording of this reading, filmed at St. John's on the Lake, December 17, 2021.

A BRONZEVILLE CHRISTMAS STORY Production Team
Director WILLIAM W. JACKSON
Playwright SHERI WILLIAMS PANNELL
Sound Engineer/Designer JOSH GROTH
Stage Manager SHELBY EDWARDS

A BRONZEVILLE CHRISTMAS STORY Cast
Adult Performers
Irene Dubois, ASHLEY JORDAN
Arthur Dubois, ANDRE LEE ELLIS
Michael Dubois, Sr., DENNIS WALTON
Valena Dubois, MONIKA-RITA LUSK

Young Performers
Mike Dubois, RYON DAVIS
Debbie Dubois, GIA DEACON

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