Ain’t No Mo’ Is an “Electrifying Spiritual Portrait of Black Lives in America”

Jordan E. Cooper’s new satirical play, now showing at The Public Theater, asks Black communities, “if you could leave America for Africa, would you? And what if you had to leave all of your culture behind?”

Ain’t No Mo’, The Public Theater, LuEsther Hall

Ain’t No Mo’ is a vibrant satirical odyssey portraying the great exodus of Black Americans out of a country plagued with injustice.

In a kaleidoscope of scenes of the moments before, during, and after this outrageous departure, Jordan E. Cooper’s extraordinary new work explores the value of black lives in a country hurtling away from the promise of a black president. Stevie Walker-Webb directs this wildly imaginative and emotionally charged new play.

“Electrifying. Thrilling. Devastating.” – The New York Times

“Explosive Playfulness with Focused Attack, Fierce Lament with Equally Fierce Celebration.” – New York Magazine

Ain’t No Mo’ features Jordan E. Cooper, Marchánt Davis, Jennean Farmer, Fedna Jacquet, Crystal Lucas-Perry, Ebony Marshall-Oliver, Simone Recasner, and Hermon Whaley Jr. It was written by Jordan E. Cooper and directed by Stevie Walker-Webb.

The show has been extended through May 5, 2019.

Access $30 tickets by using the code hyper20 at publictheater.org or by calling 212-967-7555.