Crumbs from the Table of Joy

Lynn Nottage
LA Theatre Works
Directed by Seret Scott

The Crump family is adrift. Widowed Godfrey is under the spell of Sweet Father Divine, while his daughters, Ernestine and Ermina, immerse themselves in Hollywood illusions to escape racial prejudice. But things change when free-spirited Aunt Lily shows up.

Production duration: 1 hr 47 min
LA Theatre Works

Cast & creative team


  • Ernestine Crump
    Deidrie Henry
  • Godfrey Crump
    Russell Hornsby
  • Ermina Crump
    Tinashe Kajese
  • Gerte
    Kate Steele
  • Lily Ann Green
    Charlayne Woodard


  • Seret Scott