The Hot Wing KingNew acquisition, manuscript and licensing not available.
THE STORY: Winner of the 2021 Pulitzer Prize. Ready, set, fry! It’s time for the annual “Hot Wang Festival” in Memphis, Tennessee, and Cordell Crutchfield knows he has the wings that’ll make him king. Supported by his beau Dwayne and their culinary clique, The New Wing Order, Cordell is marinating and firing up his frying pan in a bid to reclaim the crispy crown. When Dwayne takes in his troubled nephew however, it becomes a recipe for disaster. Suddenly, a first place trophy isn’t the only thing Cordell risks losing.
“A sensitive portrait of black masculinity.” —TheaterMania. “A tasty new work.” —New York Theatre Guide. “Flavorful, bitingly funny.” —New York Stage Review.