Oct
05

Cousins Studio Theatre, Modlin Center for the Arts
453 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
804-289-8980
Print this eventMap Add to Outlook Add to iOS Device Add to Google Calendar Add to Google Calendar

Modlin Center for the ArtsModlin Center for the Arts


by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins
directed by Dorothy Holland 

Appropriate is, at heart, a ghost story, in the most profound sense.” — The New York Times 

Winner of the 2014-2015 Obie Award for Best New American Play, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Appropriate, tells the story of the Lafayette clan descending upon the crumbling Arkansas homestead of their newly-dead patriarch. As they sort through a lifetime of hoarded mementos and junk, a disturbing discovery surfaces among their father's possessions, and the reunion takes a turn for the explosive, unleashing a series of crackling surprises and confrontations.