Antichrist Lament


Truman Lofton, Deon Williams, Pito Luzunaris, Curtis Williams, and Marvin Taylor in Antichrist Lament (2006); NuAFrikan Theatre/Manhattan Theatre Source

NuAFrikan Theatre NuWorks presents Antichrist Lament the controversial play written and directed by Marcus Dargan.

Antichrist Lament features Curtis Williams as Issa Mohammed, a poet who is inadvertently arrested for conspiring to commit terrorist acts due to his connections with a radical political organization whose main agenda is to seek reparations on behalf of enslaved African Americans. Antichrist Lament received sold out workshop performances in 2006 at the Manhattan Theatre Source PlayGround Development Series and Nuyorican Poet’s Cafe.