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American Slavery Project Staff 
Judy Tate, Producing Artistic Director 

Messeret Stroman Wheeler, Assoc. Producer/Social Media

Camille Thomas, Producing Assistant

Young Park, Technical Producer, Social Media


Judy Tate, Director "Don't/Dream" & "Pulling the Lever"

Shawn Renee Graham, Dramaturg​ "Unheard Voices"

Melissa Maxwell, Director "Unheard Voices"

The Late Dianne Kirksey-Floyd, Director "In the Parlour"

Beth F. Milles, Director "Fast Blood"


Simone Barros 

Zach Betonte

Young Park

Dar Riser

Wesley Harrel Crump

Marcia Gillespie

Jeffrey Harmon Smith
Keith Adkins, Co-Founder & Artistic Consultant

Sharon McKenzie, Counsel

Godfrey Simmons, Co-Founder & Artistic Consultant​

Seth Beaugh 

Loren C. Bailey

Acting Ensemble

Alexander Thomas

Antu Yacob

Messeret Stroman Wheeler

Lynnette Freeman

Gabrielle Camille Archer

Celestine Rae

Montana Lampert Hoover

Godfrey L. Simmons, Jr.

Ryan Hope Travis

Saba Weatherspoon

Vernice P. Miller

Sarah K. Chalmers

Jacob White

Joshua Sedelmeyer

Stina Nilson

Sameerah Luqmaan-Harris

Devin Haqq

Corey Allen

Larry Floyd

Melissa Murray-Mutch

Shane Taylor

Nilaja Sun

Jonathan David

George Lamar

Shayshan MacPhearson, violin, percussion

Baba Don Eaton, percussion

Aramide Ferguson, original vocals/dance

Jadele McPherson, vocals 

Abena Koomson, vocals

Derek Goddard, percussion

Unheard Voices Writers 
Keith Adkins

Joshua Allen

Dennis Allen II

Radha Blank

Dominique Morisseau
Harrison Rivers

Judy Tate
Cori Thomas

Alexander Thomas
Mfoniso Udofia

Our Partner for The Reverberation Plays

Ethical NYC

Our Partners for

Black Women & the Ballot

Bridge St. Theatre

Broadway Inspirational Voices

Crossroads Theatre

Civic Ensemble

Conch Shell Productions

Classic Theatre of Harlem

Ensemble Studio Theatre

Harlem Stage

Hartbeat Ensemble

Liberation Theatre

Manhattan Theatre Club

The New Black Fest

The Sheen Center or Thought and Culture

The Society for Ethical Culture

Tony Howell Productions


Black Women & the Ballot Writers

Judy Tate

Saviana Stanescu

Haunted Files Writers

Judy Tate

The Late Michael Slade

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