The Convert

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company's THE CONVERT
by Danai Gurira
directed by Michael John Garcés
October 9, 2013November 10, 2013

Meet the Artists


Nancy Moricette • Ester
Starla Benford • Mai Tamba
Irungu Mutu • Chilford
Zainab Jah • Prudence
Lance Coadie Williams • Chancellor
Steven Wright • Uncle
Joshua Nelson • Tamba

Production Team

Danai Gurira • Playwright
Michael John Garcés • Director
Mikhail Kachman • Set Designer
Helen Q. Huang • Costume Designer
Colin K. Bills • Lighting Designer
Ryan Rumery • Sound Designer
Steven Wright

Steve Wright (Uncle) is overjoyed to make his Wilma debut.  He was last seen in  in EgoPo Classic Theater’s Production of Uncle Tom’s Cabin in the role of Augustine St. Clair. Steve is a Philadelphia-based actor and has worked with such companies as Plays and Players Theatre (The America Play) Ritual Theater Company (Roost),  Walking Fish Theater (End of Civilization, Gravediggers Tale, Midlife Crisis Of Dionysus)  Luna Theatre Company (How to Disappear and Not Be Found)  1812 Productions (This Is The Week That Is 1-5)  Azuka Theatre (Neighborhood #3, Two Rooms, Laura’s Bush)  Walnut Street Theatre (Finian’s Rainbow, Afterplay, Christmas Carol, School House Rock Jr).  My thanks to the Cast and Crew.