Discover the artists and history behind Trouble in Mind in the Upstage Playgoer’s Guide. This guide includes an interview with LaChanze, a personal essay exploring the play’s importance to Black actors, a biography of Alice Childress, discussion questions to get you thinking, and downloadable activities for teachers and students.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Learn about the historical context for the play and dig into the artistic choices made by the show's creative team.
Hear about and from the artists involved in Trouble in Mind.
Find discussion starters for before and after the show, as well as downloadable activities for students and teachers.
Discover past Roundabout productions in "From the Archives" and meet offstage employees in the "Staff Spotlight."
Trouble in Mind Upstage Contributors
Allan K. Washington
Paul Brewster McGinley