New York City Players' American Playwrights Division presents REALLY, a new play by Jackie Sibblies Drury, directed by Richard Maxwell, designed by photographer Michael Schmelling. In REALLY, a black women takes pictures of her artist boyfriend's mom. As they jockey for a claim to him, they try to redefine themselves in the wake of his legacy. REALLY is a play about grief, intimacy, and the difference between goodness and greatness seen through the lens of photography.


Written by:

Jackie Sibblies Drury


Directed by:

Richard Maxwell



Elaine Davis

Tavish Miller

Kaneza Schaal


Set Design:

Michael Schmelling


Stage Manager:

Regina Vorria



March 16, 2016

Abrons Arts Center, New York City

Abrons Arts Center