Little Black Shadows

Playwright: Kemp Powers
Venue: South Coast Rep
Starring: Starring: Giovanni Adams, Daniel Bellucsi, Mark Doerr, Elyse Mirto,Chauntae Pink, Emily Yetter
Credits: SETS: David Barber; COSTUME: Sara Clement; LIGHTS: Elizabeth Harper; PROJECTION: Hana S. Kim; ORIGINAL COMPOSITION: Nathan Roberts: SOUND DESIGN: Charles Coes and Nathan Roberts


The tableaux created by these bedtime scenes are gorgeously rendered in May Adrales’ visually arresting production.
…inspired talented director

Charles McNulty, LATimes

Under the sensitive direction of May Adrales, the SCR production is most revealing concerning the attitudes of both blacks and whites in that prewar period. The production is beautifully staged.

LA Time

Director May Adrales and her design team create visual and aural layers that enhance and magnify Powers’ themes.

Orange County Register

The haunting yet beautifully-dramatized world premiere play LITTLE BLACK SHADOWS, Kemp Powers’ captivating new drama under the astute direction of May Adrales

Broadway World