Final Extension Date Announced For ‘Eclipsed’ Play

The Public Theater has announced a second and final extension for its upcoming production of Eclipsed,  an award-winning play set amid the Liberian civil war.

According to the The Public Theater, Eclipsed previews begin on September 29th, officially opens on October 14th, and runs through November 29th (originally November 8th)  in New York.

The cast is led by Lupita Nyong’o who will be making her NY stage debut as ‘The Girl’ alongside  Saycon Sengbloh (Helena)Pascale Armand (Bessie), Akosua Busia (Rita), Zainab Jah (Maimi).

Eclipsed depicts an inspiring story of survival and courage and follows a brave group of women as they discover and test their own strength in a hostile environment.

The play is written by Zimbabwean-American actress Danai Gurira, most known for her role on popular TV show “The Walking Dead”.

Ticket information can be found here.

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