Rutina Wesley to Star in Off-Broadway Play

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True Blood star Rutina Wesley has signed on for a lead role in “One Night…,” the much anticipated play from Pulitzer Prize-winner Charles Fuller (“A Soldier’s Play”– known to movie fans as “A Soldier’s Story”).

Rutina stars opposite Grantham Coleman in this play that asks, “What happens to our servicemen and women when they come home?” Specifically, it explores what is happening to women in the US Armed Forces when their decision to serve exposes them to an unforeseen battle against their fellow soldiers.

“One Night” premieres November 6 at the Cherry Lane Theatre; click here for more information and tickets.

source: Showbiz 411

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  1. Elisha_Q

    October 14, 2013 at 5:47 am

    War makes me sick to my stomach. Being a soldier is one of the worst jobs ever, and with 1 out of 3 women being raped while serving their country it’s not worth it.

    • Liz

      October 14, 2013 at 4:57 pm

      And yet I will thank each and every one of them for making the choice and the sacrifice to fight for my country. And I’m willing to bet that no soldier will ever tell you that his or hers is the “worst job ever”.

      • Elisha_Q

        October 15, 2013 at 12:44 pm

        My father is an ex soldier and he sais it was the worst job ever. But it was while we were a comunist country, so that might have had an impact.