It is 1977, and in the Hill District of Pittsburgh, city officials threaten to level a makeshift taxi dispatch office where neighbors have gathered for years.
PROMOTIONAL EVENT DESCRIPTION Penumbra Theatre Presents August Wilson’s JITNEY
The lives of jitney cab drivers collide as urban redevelopment threatens their livelihood and a family’s fragile ties come undone. Jitney is a gripping portrait of African American life from the pen of one of America’s greatest writers. DOORS OPEN 1 hour prior to performance