Chicken & Biscuits

Chicken & Biscuits $11

Douglas Lyons

Published by Dramatists Play Service

3 Male 5 Female

Rivaling sisters, Baneatta and Beverly, try to bury their father without killing each other

This proves difficult, when Beverly shows up to the chapel with all her “blessings” on display

Baneatta’s husband tries to mediate the family drama while preparing Bernard’s eulogy

Baneatta’s son intentionally brings his neurotic Jewish boyfriend along, knowing Baneatta disapproves

All while Beverly’s nosy daughter keeps asking questions no one wants to answer

But when a family secret reveals itself at the altar, the two sisters are faced with a truth that could either heal, or break them


Laugh-out-loud funny! A feast of Black joy, love and laughter ~Variety

Blazingly funny! A raucous party! ~Broadway News

The church bells reverberantly chime! Heed the call and go straight to Chicken & Biscuits! ~ NY Stage Review

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