The High Priestess of Dark Alley July 7 - 24

Written and Directed by Jackie Alexander

Two sisters, one robbed of her sexuality, the other defined by it, do battle with their domineering mother over the men they love.

Written and directed by Jackie Alexander, the author who brought "Brothers From the Bottom" (Wendell Pierce) to New Orleans last year. Performances 7:30 PM Thursday - Saturday evenings, with 3 PM matinees on Saturday and Sunday. Run time is approximately 135 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission.

“Wonderful…an intricate piece of work that touches on our sensibilities with humor, and a genuine philosophical perspective.” - Ruby Dee, Legendary Late Actress and Civil Rights Activist

" 'The High Priestess of Dark Alley’ is brilliant…Alexander weaves together a captivating, humor-filled story peopled by characters who are suffering from the cards life has dealt them." - Amsterdam News





  • Nicoye Banks - Sweet 
  • Dennis Dannel - Charles
  • Zeb Hollins, III - Franklin
  • Janee Michelle - Celeste
  • Kris Sidberry - Claire
  • Traci Tolmaire - Janee


  • Jackie Alexander - Author and Director
  • Edward Anderson - Composer
  • Patrice Davidson - Scenic Designer
  • Rocharlotte Raphael - Costume Designer
  • James Bevins - Lighting Designer
  • India McDougle - Production Stage Manager