Nya teaches at an inner-city state school. Her only son Omari attends a private school upstate.
When an incident in Omari’s class plunges his future into doubt, Nya must confront her choices as a parent. Can she reach him before the world pulls him away?
Pipeline is an arresting, lyrical drama about the lessons we’re taught and the lives we shape.
Dominique Morisseau (Sunset Baby, Gate Theatre) is a leading light of contemporary theatre, and one of the top 5 most-produced playwrights in America. This European premiere is directed by Arcola’s Associate Director, Jack Gamble (The Daughter-in-Law).
“Pipeline confirms Dominique Morisseau's reputation as a playwright of piercing eloquence.” – New York Times
“If Dominique Morisseau wasn't already established as one of the most exciting theater voices that have emerged in this young century, Pipeline should surely confirm that status.” – Broadway World