Kill Move Paradise
In association with Lorraine Hansberry Theatre
Written by James Ijames
Directed by Darryl V. Jones
Winner of the 2018 Kesselring Prize
July 5–August 11, 2019
Four black men find themselves stuck in a waiting room for the afterlife. As they attempt to make sense of their new surroundings, Isa, Daz, Grif, and Tiny are forced to confront the reality of their past. Created in response to the ever-growing list of slain black men and women, Kill Move Paradise illustrates the potential for collective transformation and radical acts of joy.
Run time is 80 minutes with no intermission.
This production contains water-based fog, recorded gunshot sound effects, and strong language. Content advisories for the whole season here.
Share link: http://bit.ly/2rgEeMl
“Astonishing… visionary direction”
—Lily Janiak | San Francisco Chronicle
“A moving, emotional, must-see experience. Don’t miss it” “Stellar” “Heartfelt, nuanced performances”
—Emily S. Mendel | Berkeleyside