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  • Performing Arts: Stick Fly at Arena Stage Two brothers bring their romantic interests home, sparks fly, and carefully kept secrets threaten to tear their family apart in Lydia Diamond's Stick Fly playing at Arena Stage.
Wendell W. Wright, Nikkole Salter, and Jason Dirden. Photo by Scott Suchman.

Two brothers bring their romantic interests home, sparks fly, and carefully kept secrets threaten to tear their family apart in Lydia Diamond’s Stick Fly playing at Arena Stage.

By Julie LaPorte

Wendell W. Wright, Nikkole Salter, and Jason Dirden. Photo by Scott Suchman.

Wendell W. Wright, Nikkole Salter, and Jason Dirden. Photo by Scott Suchman.

Playwright Lydia Diamond presents Stick Fly, an examination of racism, classism, and family tensions among the black elite. Directed by Kenny Leon, Stick Fly is playing at Arena Stage in Crystal City through February 7.

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Billy Eugene Jones

Articles

  • Performing Arts: Stick Fly at Arena Stage Two brothers bring their romantic interests home, sparks fly, and carefully kept secrets threaten to tear their family apart in Lydia Diamond's Stick Fly playing at Arena Stage.