“Moving, smart, spirited and powerfully funny.”
IN THE CONTINUUM
by Danai Gurira & Nikkole Salter
directed by Jammie Patton
Due to the COVID cancelled performances this show will RETURN for eight more performances!
Oct 27th – Nov 6th
Living worlds apart in South Central Los Angeles and Harare, Zimbabwe, two young women experience a kaleidoscopic weekend of darkly comic, life-altering revelations. IN THE CONTINUUM dramatizes the devastating impact of AIDS on African and African-American women with two actresses portraying dozens of roles in this captivating story of parallel lives.
Directed By Jammie Patton
Jammie Patton, director/writer/actress, is thrilled to be returning to SHADOWLAND STAGES for a third production after having performed in the Company’s 2019 production of FLINT and then subsequently directing THE NICETIES in 2021. Some other notable directng credits include STEEL MAGNOLIAS, THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS (North Atlanta School of the Arts), WITHOUT A PENIS (Women of Color Playwright’s Festival @ Henry Street Settlement Theater), COLORED PEOPLE’S TIME, HEAVY ROTATION (Negro Ensemble Company), PROJECT PLAYWRIGHT (Northern Stage, Vermont) MARIPOSA! (ACJ, San Jose, Costa Rica), SICK RHYMES (New York City Hip Hop Theater Festival) TRIVIA ABOUT YOU and SANS MASK (NYC Park Bench Plays, Nomad Theatrical) and The Gold Standard Play Festival. Jammie has produced and directed television specials for Brooklyn Cable Access and Manhattan Cable Network for many years. She has also directed several music videos, short documentaries as well as a yet-to-be-released feature narrative, shot in her hometown of Youngstown, Ohio. Short films directed and produced by Patton include Skeletons, Charlie’s Kitchen Waltz, Finding Her Light, and The Nest. The Nest is currently making the rounds on the film festival circuit to critical acclaim. Patton is a proud graduate of Howard University and the British American Drama Academy at Oxford University. Jammie Patton can currently be seen as Keena on the digital series Compersion which is housed on youtube’s #enchanttv
The Studio at SHADOWLAND STAGES
14 Market Street, Ellenville, NY 12428
PERFORMANCES: SEPT 23RD – OCT 2ND
EVERY THUR, FRI, SAT AT 8PM | SUN at 2PM
FIRST SAT (SEPT 17TH) AT 2PM – VAXXED & MASKED PERFORMANCE
FRIDAY SEPT 23RD AT 8PM
SATURDAY SEPT 24TH AT 2PM
SATURDAY SEPT 24TH AT 8PM
RUN TIME: TBA
PREVIEWS – $34
THURSDAY – SATURDAY at 8pm – $42
SUNDAY MATINEE at 2pm – $37
DISCOUNTS: Discounts are available online for students (must present ID at door). For Group Sales (10 or more to the same performance) information click here.