“Stuck” by PARIS CRAYTON III – Monday, Jan 22nd 8pm @ Pearl Studios

Monday, January 22, 2018


Pearl Studios Studio A

519 8th Avenue, 12th Floor


Written by: Paris Crayton III

Reading Directed by: Lee Edward Colton II


Jacob Charles has always been great at suppressing his true feelings until one night, after a few drinks, he gives in to what he has secretly always longed for. Shortly after, he receives news of his girlfriend’s pregnancy which sends him through a whirlwind of emotions. He begins to have therapy sessions with Whitney Armstrong, who is also going through her own problems trying to manage a relationship with a married woman.


John Stewart as Jacob Charles
Oneké Cummings  as Whitney Armstrong
Toccarra Cash  as Patricia Waters
Shannon Matesky as Jessica Chester
Cairo George  as Mike Ramon


Paris Crayton III is an award-winning playwright, actor, and director. He has written over 40 plays, 14 of which have been produced around the country.  He was one of ArtsATL “30 under 30” and Atlanta Journal Constitution’s “Artist to watch.” Creative Loafing named him 2014’s “Best Local Playwright”  Critics have called him “a powerful dramatist” and praised him as “One of the most important playwrights of our time.” His plays have been presented and/or workshopped by Working Title Playwrights, Stage Door Players, Classical Theatre of Harlem, Aurora Theatre, Atlanta Black Theatre Festival, Beth Marshall Presents, Indianapolis Fringe Festival and more.