A play told in six rounds and set in a boxing ring, The Royale tells the tale of Jay 'The Sport' Jackson, a boxer who dreams of being undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. The problem? He's an African-American boxer in Jim Crow Era America.
Written by award-winning American playwright, Marco Ramirez
Designed by Louie Whitemore
Sound Design by Tom Lishman
Lighting Design by Samuel Harris
Guildhall School of Music and Drama | Dir. Ameera Conrad | 2020
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Watch an interview with Ameera Conrad and the cast about the process