The Inevitable Sadness of All Thangs Gud
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King, a hard-living hood dude, begins to face the realities of his mortality after the violent death of his best friend. Upon seeking his own redemption, King gets a vision from “The One on Top” (God) to start a church to save the neighborhood from itself. As he prepares for the opening of the church, his pain-ridden family, his past, and Hurricane Katrina swirl-threatening the only purpose he’s ever known.
Ashe Theatre; New Orleans, LA - Staged Reading 2017
The National Black Theatre; Harlem, NY - Staged Reading 2016
New Voices In Black Theatre; Brooklyn, NY - Staged Reading 2015
This wedding day is PERFECT - except for the groom, Yves, who is dealing with the heartbreaking dilemma of living happily ever after or leaving his bride-to-be stranded at the alter. He, with his groomsmen, take a gut-wrenching journey through his past rage and present fears, seconds before saying, “I do.” All in an effort to survive his greatest weakness (downfall?)…HER.
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Definitive Loser’s Guide
"The Definitive Loser’s Guide To Winning" is the hilarious, sometimes tragic, new play from writer Dui Jarrod. The one man show tells the story of how to win in the film industry, as we meet some of life’s losers Dui’s met along the way from his Arkansas roots to New York City. Directed by Pharah Jean-Philippe, in collaboration with Jarrod, "The Definitive Loser’s Guide To Winning" carries you through first-hand accounts of stories that have carried this emerging writer from pain and doubt, to self-discovery and fulfilling his life’s purpose.