Tag: An Octoroon

Two 2014 OBIE Awards for AN OCTOROON

Best New American Play awarded to Branden Jacobs-Jenkins for AN OCTOROON as well as APPROPRIATE at Signature Theatre

Performance OBIE to Chris Myers


The play uses the plot of the Irish playwright Dion Boucicault’s 1859 antebellum melodrama…as the starting point for a bigger, wilder, more hilarious play about the tremendous, often tragic difficulties of identity, and life, for us all…an awe-inspiring set by Mimi Lien.

New Yorker