Intimate Apparel


Event Attributes


By Lynn Nottage

Director - Jennifer Nelson

Costume Designer: Marci Rodgers  Scenice Designer: Lydia Francis  Lighting Designer: Max Doolittle  Sound Designer: Mark Anduss   Stage Manager: Jack Riley

Pulitzer prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage explores the strength of the human spirit through the story of Esther, an African American seamstress in New York in 1905 when social and class lines were clearly drawn and seemingly impassible. Directed by Helen Hayes Award nominee Jennifer Nelson.

Join us for a conversation following the performance on October 11, featuring Dr. Julius Fleming, Assistant Professor of English at University of Maryland and Dr. Soyica Diggs Colbert, Associate Professor of African American Studies and Theatre and Performance Studies at Georgetown University; and October 14, with the director, cast and designers.

Philip Kershaw is a senior theatre and history double major, and Marina di Marzo is a senior theatre and broadcast journalism double degree candidate. Click Here to read their insight about Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage's Intimate Apparel.

Article about Intimate Apparel appears in the Washington Informer. Click Here to read.

Emily Schweich reviews Intimate Apparel in DC Metro Theatre Arts and gives it a 5 Star Rating! Click Here to read the review.

Miranda Jackson reviews Intimate Apparel in The Diamondback. Click Here to read the review.

Intimate Apparel (Fall 2015)