BLACK FOOTNOTES played it's World Premiere at The Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City. It ran a limited engagement of 13 performances.


About the Play:

The play focuses on the lives of four incredible black women of science and math: Dr. Eliza Anne Grier, Dr. Jane Cooke Wright, Dr. Geraldine Pittman Woods, and Dr. Evelyn Boyd Granville. It is told through story, music and dance.


Written, Directed, and Choreographed by Rajendra Ramoon Maharaj 

Produced by Adam Mace

Music Directed by Christian Lee Branch

Stage managed by Jacquelyn Bell

Lighting Designed by Sam Chico

Fight Directed by Adam Mace



Ashanti Acosta, Chrystal Bethell, Christian Lee Branch, Alison Burke,

Pamela Ehn, Adiagha Faizah, Jeff Gilbank, Mathias Goldstein, 

Olivia Hoffman, Bonita Jackson, Natalie Jacobs, Phoebe Leonard, 

Steven Martin, Deja Nelfiria, Ebony Obsidian, Kellan Peavy, April Storm Perry, Mariah Ralph, Lamar Richardson, Tiff Salmon, Kaitlyn Schirard, 

Brit-Chardé Sellers, Peter Smith, Amanda Jane Snyder, Dean Temple, 

Kezia Tyson, Eric Whitten, Kevin Williamson, Paul Wilt