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A hair-raising drama that reverberates with the “authentic and exciting pulse” (Ben Brantley, The New York Times) of mystery, Charles Fuller’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece rockets onto Broadway for the first time, starring three-time Tony nominee David Alan Grier and Golden Globe nominee Blair Underwood and directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon (A Raisin in the Sun).

  • Show Information

    Preview: December 27, 2019 Opening: January 21, 2020 Duration: TBA No Intermission

    Group Information

    Group Minimum: 10 Educators: See Roundabout Theatre Company's Upstage Guide:  A Soldier's Play a publication of Education at Roundabout
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    Sergeant Vernon C. Waters: David Alan Grier Captain Richard Davenport: Blair Underwood


    Playwright: Charles Fuller Director: Kenny Leon Set Design: Derek McLane Costume Design: Dede Ayite Lighting Design: Allen Lee Hughes Sound Design: Dan Moses Schreier

    1944. A black Sergeant is murdered on a Louisiana Army base, and one tenacious investigator must race against his white leadership to unravel the crime before they unravel him.
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  • “I think America needs to hear the newness and the freshness of this play.” —Kenny Leon