Read Reviews for Toni Stone Off-Broadway

The Verdict   Read Reviews for Toni Stone Off-Broadway
 
April Matthis stars in the new play by Lydia R. Diamond.
Toni Stone_Roundabout_Off-Broadway_Production Photos_2019_X_HR
Eric Berryman, Jonathan Burke, April Matthis, Daniel J. Bryant, and Ezra Knight Joan Marcus

The Roundabout Theatre Company production of Lydia R. Diamond’s Toni Stone officially opened Off-Broadway June 20. April Matthis stars in the play that tells the story of Toni Stone, the first woman baseball player to go pro in the Negro Leagues, and the first woman ever to play professionally in a men's baseball league.

Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnin directs the production that runs through August 11.

Read review below:

The Daily Beast (Tim Teeman)

The Hollywood Reporter (Frank Scheck)

New York Stage Review (Melissa Rose Bernardo) (Elysa Gardner)

The New York Times (Jesse Green)

Theater News Online (David Cote)

The Wrap (Robert Hofler)

Matthis is joined onstage by an all-male ensemble made up of Eric Berryman, Harvy Blanks, Phillip James Brannon, Daniel J. Bryant, Jonathan Burke, Toney Goins, Kenn E. Head, and Ezra Knight.

Read: WITH TONI STONE, LYDIA R. DIAMOND BRINGS THE MOST LEGENDARY BASEBALL PLAYER YOU NEVER HEARD OF TO THE STAGE

Toni Stone is based on the book Curveball, The Remarkable Story of Toni Stone by Martha Ackmann.

The creative team is made up of Camille A. Brown (choreography), Riccardo Hernandez (sets), Allen Lee Hughes (lights), Dede Ayite (costumes), and Daniel Baker and Aaron Meicht (original music and sound design).

Click Here to Shop for Theatre
Merchandise in the Playbill Store
 
Recommended:
 X

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting playbill.com with your ad blocker.
Thank you!