Sparks fly when Abraham Lincoln visits the Obama White House. There's sharp, lively debate, hilarious repartee, a-ha moments, and surprising revelations. Grounded in careful historical research, yet fresh as today's headlines, "Lincoln's Last Debate"is plausible and provocative. You'll enjoy the clash of ideas. One reviewer has compared the play to Lee Blessing's iconic "A Walk in the Woods." Others have called it "brilliant, "a glorious rendition."
Willa Bost, who plays President Obama's press secretary, is a professional actor and vocalist. A graduate of Florida A & M, she has performed on some of America's biggest stages, including Seattle Rep, True Colors, the Alliance Theater, and the Springer Opera House, and has worked with many celebrities, including Tony-award-winning Kenny Leon.
Julius Pryor III, who plays President Obama, is a graduate of Morehouse College. A sought-after speaker, he had a highly successful career in the US Navy, attaining the rank of captain. He has served as Vice President of Global Diversity at Johnson & Johnson and Coca-Cola Enterprises. He is author of "Thriving in a Disruptive World."
The Champion Networker (Chi Chi Okezie) is a diversity and networking influencer known for her infusion of culture, history, language, arts and entertainment into her training and events.