Nov. 19 - 22, 2020

Retreat was an on-demand experience, hosted by ShowTix4u. 

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National Black Theatre

Presents the Workshop Radioplay of

Written by





Tracey Conyer Lee

Directed by Zhailon Levingston


When justice fails us, we all do time. From his childhood friend to a dude he’s never met, Curtis’ life sentence has been placed on us all. Who gets exonerated? Whose appeal is heard? And who chooses solitary confinement? Inspired by a true story, RETREATS’ concrete walls and barbed wire fencing infest the prison of our minds, of our reactive life choices, and our inability to live free. #FreedomAndJusticeForAll

Presented as part of NBT’s

I Am Soul - Playwright Residency Program.


Izmir Ickbal (Set Designer)

Qween Andy Jean (Costume Designer)
Nehemiah Luckett (Composer)

Twi McCallum (Sound Designer)

Chai Sangco  (Sound Engineer)

Katie Kennedy (Stage Manager)

Maya Davis (Line Producer)

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's

National Black Theatre
Institute of Action Arts