At noon on Wednesday, March 15th, Howard Lemuel Craft discussed his new play, The Miraculous and the Mundane, on “The State of Things” on WUNC. The play opens March 23 at Manbites Dog Theater and closes on April 1. Directed by Joseph Megel and produced in association with StreetSigns Center, this amazing workshop production stars Trevor Johnson, Lakeisha Coffey, Ron McGill, and Irv Truitt.
Published on Manbites Dog’s website, the play follows “Members of an African American family in Durham [that] find their lives turned upside down when the patriarch falls ill and ties of kinship start to fray. A story of family, friendship, secrets, and hope in a major new play by the acclaimed author of Freight: The Five Incarnations of Abel Green.”
Howard Lemuel Craft is a lecturer at UNC Department of Communication.