A compelling story with good actors in need of a shot of adrenalin to make the play fly instead of sitting in a chair.  This is an uplifting story that is strong enough to rise above the trappings of this production and it should be heard.

See full review here: NewYorkTheatreGuide.

Surely Goodness and Mercy – Written by Chisa Hutchinson; Directed by Jessi D. Hill.

WITH: Sarita Covington (Alneesa), Jay Mazyck (Tino), Brenda Pressley (Bernadette), Courtney Thomas (Deja/Teacher), Cezar Williams (Preacher/Principal)

Set Designer: Lee Savage, Costume Designer: Nicole Wee, Lighting Designer: Devorah Kengmana, Sound Designer: Sadah Espii Proctor

Running time: Approximately 95 minutes with one unnecessary intermission.

Surely Goodness and Mercy at Theatre Row and runs through April 13.  Tickets and information: KeenCompany