The Convert

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company's THE CONVERT
by Danai Gurira
directed by Michael John Garcés
October 9, 2013November 10, 2013

Meet the Artists


Nancy Moricette • Ester
Starla Benford • Mai Tamba
Irungu Mutu • Chilford
Zainab Jah • Prudence
Lance Coadie Williams • Chancellor
Steven Wright • Uncle
Joshua Nelson • Tamba

Production Team

Danai Gurira • Playwright
Michael John Garcés • Director
Mikhail Kachman • Set Designer
Helen Q. Huang • Costume Designer
Colin K. Bills • Lighting Designer
Ryan Rumery • Sound Designer
Colin K. Bills

Colin K. Bills (Lighting Designer) is pleased to be making his Wilma debut.  He is a company member at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, where he has designed over 30 productions.  As a conspirator with the devising company dog & pony dc, he has collaborated in the writing, direction and design of A Killing Game and Beertown. His work has been seen at The Berkshire Theater Festival, CENTERSTAGE, Contemporary American Theatre Festival, Everyman Theatre, Ford’s Theatre, Forum Theatre, Imagination Stage, Intiman Theatre, The Kennedy Center, Metro Stage, Olney Theatre Center, Opera Lafayette, Portland Center Stage, Round House Theatre, The Smithsonian, Signature Theatre, Studio Theatre, Synetic Theatre, Theater J, The Washington Revels, and the Williamstown Theatre Festival.  Mr. Bills has won 3 Hayes Awards and a Princess Grace Fellowship in Theater.  He is a graduate of Dartmouth College.