This is truly the fulfillment of a dream, to craft this American musical and to have it performed in my hometown on one of America’s great stages. Ford’s Theatre has a history of launching momentous shows to Broadway, and we hope someday to be among them.

- Nolan Williams Jr.
Photo by Maxwell MacKenzie.


"A Knockout of a Musical!"

- Metro Weekly

"A mouth-watering dish of family and community served up with super-charged music and vocals."

- Broadway World

"Nova Y. Payton delivers "a force of projectiles in a Category 5 hurricane” performance!"

- The Washington Post

"A compassionate new musical about Black family and culture is unstoppably entertaining."

- DC Metro Theater Arts