Sanaa Lathan Returns to Theater in Lynn Nottage’s New Play, ‘Be the Way, Meet Vera Stark’

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namcgloster / February 3, 2011

[Black Voices] Tony Award nominee and NCAAP Image Award winner Sanaa Lathan will play the title role of Vera Stark in Lynn Nottage’s new play, ‘Be the Way, Meet Vera Stark.’

The New York native recently starred as Maggie the Cat in the West End revival of ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.’ Her previous theater credits include: Beneatha Younger in ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ with Sean Combs, for which she received a Tony nomination.

This world-premiere comedy will also feature the previously announced Stephanie J. Block, Daniel Breaker, Kimberly Hebert Gregory, Kevin Isola and Tony Award-winner Karen Olivo.

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