Origin Theatre presents the American premiere of “A Kid Like Rishi,” Kees Roorda’s critically acclaimed play
about the notorious racial profiling police killing of Rishi Chandrikasing in The Hague, Netherlands. 

A New York Times CRITIC'S PICK

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DIRECTED by ERWIN MAAS

TRANSLATION by TOM JOHNSTON

 

The Award-Winning Drama… with an international cast & design team based in New York

 

Cast

Sung Yun Cho

Atandwa Kani

Kaili Vernoff

 

Scenography GUY DE LANCEY

Sound FAN ZHANG

Costumes CLAIRE FLEURY

Dramaturgy HENRIËTTE RIETVELD

Stage Manager APRIL ANN KLINE

Assistant Stage Manager LAUREN JACKSON

Origin Artistic Director MICHAEL MELLAMPHY

Casting STEPHANIE KLAPPER

Publicity MEDIA BLITZ

 

AN AWARD-WINNING DRAMA ABOUT ANOTHER LIFE CUT SHORT, ANOTHER TRIAL, ANOTHER UNACCEPTABLE OUTCOME.

May 27 to Jun 19

Wed - Sat at 7pm, Sun at 3pm

 

the cell theatre

338 West 23rd St

 

TICKETS $45

#AKidLikeRishiPlay

 

*Special Talk-Backs exploring racial profiling from a European perspective May 29, June 5, and 12.

 
 
 
Sung Yun Cho
Atandwa Kani
Kaili Vernoff
KEES ROORDA
PLAYWRIGHT
Erwin Maas
Director

Scenography GUY DE LANCEY

Sound FAN ZHANG

Costumes CLAIRE FLEURY

Dramaturgy HENRIËTTE RIETVELD

Stage Manager APRIL ANN KLINE

Assistant Stage Manager LAUREN JACKSON

Origin Artistic Director MICHAEL MELLAMPHY

Casting STEPHANIE KLAPPER

Publicity MEDIA BLITZ

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Origin Theatre’s production of Kees Roorda’s

“A Kid Like Rishi” is made possible by the generous support of The Kingdom of The Netherlands Consulate in New York.