Acclaimed playwright Lydia R. Diamond made her Broadway debut in 2011 with Stick Fly, which received critical acclaim in its regional productions in Princeton, NJ; Washington and Boston. Another Broadway newcomer, Grammy winner Alicia Keys, was one of the producers for the production. The show opened at the Cort Theatre on November 18, 2011, and closed February 26, 2012. Find Stick Fly tickets for the play today.
Stick Fly portrays an affluent African-American family as they vacation on Martha's Vineyard. The youngest son brings along his new fiancée, who comes from a very different background. The play explores issues of class and race, as well as sibling rivalry and other family troubles.