“Saundra McClain, on debut with ANW, is Lena Younger, or “Mama,” as she is often referred to in the play. You “buy” everything this actress serves you. When she cried in frustration on account of her son’s shortcomings, my heart cried with her. She definitely embodies the woman “of a certain grace and beauty,” and …
Recently received a 2015 Ovation Nomination for Best Featured Actress for my role as Lula in Antaeus Theatre Company’s Production of Wedding Band http://lastagealliance.com/ovation-awards-nominees-announced/
@ National Black Theatre Festival (NBTF) Aug 4 & 5, 3PM & 8PM
Winner for Best Revival and Best Ensemble at the 1st Annual Stage Raw Awards in Los Angeles! Congrats to my cast of “The Wedding Band” at Antaeus.
Saundra McClain plays Lula in Alice Childress’ classic, “Wedding Band.” Antaeus Theatre Company Website
Grateful to have been able to write and perform in this wonderful story at the National Black Theatre Festival. Wake Forest University, July 30-31, 2013. “In 1994, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, now retired from the political scene, is offered one more chance to make history.” Directed by Oz Scott.