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View Irish Classical Theatre Company’s production of Thurgood, March 31, 2023 – April 16, 2023.

Content Warning: Thurgood contains some racial slurs, discussion of violence, and a small amount of adult language. 


Thurgood Marshall Brian Marable

ICTC Creative Team

Steve H. Broadnax III

Production Stage Manager
Lauren Costello Yager

Assistant Stage Manager
Spencer Dick

Lighting Designer
Matthew DiVita

Set Designer
David King

Sound Designer
Curtis Craig

Assistant to the Sound Designer
Tom Makar

Costume Designer
Marla Jurglanis

Costume & Wardrobe Manager
Vivian Del Bello

Susan Drozd


By George Stevens, Jr.

Directed by Steve H. Broadnax III

Directly following a successful run at People’s Light Theatre in Philadelphia, Guest Artists Broadway Director Steve H. Broadnax III and Award-Winning Actor Brian Marable bring Thurgood to ICTC. Performed as a one-man monologue, this stunning 90-minute intimate journey through the life of Thurgood Marshall portrays his life’s twists, turns, and triumphant rise as the first African American Justice appointed to the Supreme Court.


Brian Marable

Additional Programming:

Industry Night: Saturday, Apr. 1, 2023 at 7:30pm

Speaker Series: Sunday, Apr. 2, 2023 at 1:30pm

Guest Speaker: Bernadette Gargano

Young Professionals/Legal Professionals Night: Thursday, Apr. 6, 2023 at 7:30pm

Community Matinee: Wednesday, Apr. 12, 2023 at 10am

ASL Interpreted/Open Captioned Performance: Thursday, Apr. 13, 2023 at 7:30pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted & Open Captioned Performances:

ASL interpreters are located in the South East corner of the theatre to give the best sightlines to follow the interpretation and action on stage.

An LED captioning screen, located in the North East corner of the theatre displays the dialogue and any other audio portion of the production in text form in sync with the performance.

For questions about reserving seating in view of the ASL interpreters and captioning signage, please contact ICTC’s Box Office at 716-853-4282 (voice), or email

Masked Performance*: Saturday, April 15, 2023 at 3pm

ICTC will be offering a masked performance of Thurgood at 3:00pm Saturday, April 15, where all Patrons will be required to wear a mask in the lobby and in The Andrews Theatre at all times. The bar in the Chris O’Neill Lounge will be closed for this performance only. If you purchased tickets to this performance and would like to exchange them OR if you purchased tickets to another performance and would like to attend this one instead, please reach out to the Box Office at

Show Artwork by Michael Gelen, Inkwell Studios.

First performed at Westport Country Playhouse and subsequently on Broadway. “Thurgood” is produced by special arrangement with Broadway Play Publishing Inc, NYC.

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