WordTheatre with John Edgar Wideman presented by PEN USA

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In the third installment of this four part series, John Edgar Wideman came to Santa Monica from New York to debut his forthcoming literary masterpiece, Briefs, a collection of stories that range in length from one to three pages.  WordTheatre casts remarkable actors to perform selections heard for the first time.

Actors included:

  • Amy Sloan (The Heartbreak Kid, Heroes)
  • Barry Shabaka Henley (Collateral, FlashForward)
  • Dorian Missick (The Bounty Hunter. Six Degrees)
  • Edi Gathegi (Twilight, New Moon, House)
  • Gary Dourdan (CSI, Alien: Resurrection)
  • Keith David (Platoon, Crash)
  • Lorraine Toussaint (Dangerous Minds,Saving Grace)
  • Howard Hesseman (About Schmidt, All About Steve)
  • Robert Wisdom (Face/Off, The Wire)
  • Roger Guenveur Smith (American Gangster, Do the Right Thing)
  • Theron Cook (can be found performing http://www.lulu.com/john_edgar_wideman)
  • Narrated by Dave Fennoy

Produced and Directed by Cedering Fox

Briefs available exclusively at www.Lulu.com/John_Edgar_Wideman