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Press kit: Goddess

Press releases

09/07/22
Berkeley Repertory Theatre Extends World Premiere Musical, Goddess
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07/21/22
Berkeley Rep Announces Full Cast and Creative Team for the World Premiere Musical, Goddess
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Photos

(front center) Rodrick Covington (Ahmed)

(back, l to r) Awa Sal Secka (Grio Trio - Zawadi), Quiantae Thomas (Moto Moto Ensemble - Amina), Isio-Maya Nuwere (Moto Moto Ensemble - Safiyah), Wade Watson (Moto Moto Ensemble - Musa), Grasan Kingsberry (Moto Moto Ensemble - Jaali), and Teshomech (Grio Trio - Tisa) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(l to r) Destinee Rea (CheChe) and Phillip Johnson Richardson (Omari) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(front) Amber Iman (Nadira)

(l to r) Zachary Downer (Moto Moto Ensemble - Sameer), Phillip Johnson Richardson (Omari), Rodrick Covington (Ahmed), Melessie Clark (Grio Trio - Musi), and Awa Sal Secka (Grio Trio - Zawadi) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(l to r) Quiantae Thomas (Mrs. Mwangi) and Grasan Kingsberry (Pastor Mwangi) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(l to r) Rodrick Covington (Ahmed) and Abena (Rashida) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

Reggie D. White (Balozi) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

(l to r) Rodrick Covington (Ahmed), Amber Iman (Nadira), and Lawrence Stallings (Madongo) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(center) Isio-Maya Nuwere (Moto Moto Ensemble - Safiyah)

(l to r) Teshomech (Grio Trio - Tisa), Wade Watson (Moto Moto Ensemble - Musa), Awa Sal Secka (Grio Trio - Zawadi), Quiantae Thomas (Moto Moto Ensemble - Amina), Zachary Downer (Moto Moto Ensemble - Sameer), Aaron Nicholas Patterson (Moto Moto Ensemble - Yusef), and (stairs) Rodrick Covington (Ahmed) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(front, l to r) Kecia Lewis (Siti) and Kingsley Leggs (Hassan)

(back, l to r) Isio-Maya Nuwere (Moto Moto Ensemble - Safiyah), Melessie Clark (Grio Trio - Musi), Wade Watson (Moto Moto Ensemble - Musa), Teshomech (Grio Trio - Tisa), and Awa Sal Secka (Grio Trio - Zawadi) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

Amber Iman (Nadira) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(l to r) Phillip Johnson Richardson (Omari) and Amber Iman (Nadira) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

 

(front) Phillip Johnson Richardson (Omari)

(back, l to r) Wade Watson (Moto Moto Enemble - Musa), Melessie Clark (Grio Trio - Mosi), Quiantae Thomas (Moto Moto Ensemble - Amina), and Awa Sal Secka (Grio Trio - Zawadi) in the world premiere musical production of Goddess. Directed by Saheem Ali, book by Jocelyn Bioh, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber.

Photo by Kevin Berne and Alessandra Mello/Berkeley Repertory Theatre

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