Intimate Apparel

Character: Esther

Directed by: Daniel Sullivan

Written by: Lynn Nottage (author)

Cast Members: Lynda Gravátt, Russell Hornsby, Arija Bareikis, Corey Stoll, Lauren Velez

Venue: Laura Pels Theatre

Production Dates: March 20 – June 13, 2004

About her performance

"e; Lynn Nottage’s note-perfect play about an illiterate seamstress in 1905 New York benefits from beautifully articulated characterizations, particularly that of Viola Davis in the lead role, who floods the Taper with captivating naivete and a visceral craving for love that taps the universal heart. [from Variety: Intimate Apparel – Review]

Script developed by Never Enough Design