Crystal Lucas-Perry, a Western Michigan University alumnus won a big award Sunday night.

(Crystal Lucas-Perry via Facebook)

Lucas-Perry won The Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play. for her performance in Ain't No Mo', which is described by the theatre's web page : (Public as

AIN’T NO MO’ is a vibrant satirical odyssey portraying the great exodus of Black Americans out of a country plagued with injustice. - Public

Theatremania gave it a glowing review, saying specifically about Lucas-Perry's performance,

Crystal Lucas-Perry, at one point, gets to embody the multitudes of "blackness" itself, interrupting a posh dinner party to confront its horrified guests with a breathless list of all the kinds of "black" she contains— the kinds they themselves have spent their lives suppressing in fear of being unmasked. -

If you can't make to New York City to see "Ain't No Mo", check out the TBS series The Last O.G. she's done an episode of that series, starring Tracy Morgan.




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