A teenage boy’s bedroom.
Other “spaces” on stage as denoted.
"Make some magic.
Supers. Lights. SFX. Projections. All of that. None of it.
Imagination. Definitely that." -Inda
CASTING: SABRINA JACKSON aka MAASAI ANGEL, 35-40, a
single Black mother.
TRAMARION JACKSON, 14, a Black son.
LENA EVERS, 32, Sabrina’s sister; Tramarion’s aunt.
CONNIE WRIGHT aka LADY VULTURE, 35, an
Asian-American news anchor.
TOM BLACKMAN aka HUMAN HYENA, 40, a
Black field reporter.
COACH COREY BRACKETT aka DEEP THINKER,
40, a part-time coach; full-time history teacher. A
FLAT JOE/JOSEPH A. HUGHES, 14, someone else’s Black son; the
boy who lived.
DAVE LESTER aka DEATH TAP, 40, a White cop.
MICAH, the voice of Connie’s producer. Can be
played by Tom or Dave.
HOST, the host of Know Your Heritage game show as
Tramarion imagines him. Played by Corey.
PHOTO: GEFFEN PLAYHOUSE, 2019 (L-R, Kimberly Hébert Gregory and Cedric Joe in Black Super Hero Magic Mama. Directed by Robert O'Hara. Photo credit: Jeff Lorch.)