Discount Broadway Tickets For Jaja's African Hair Braiding: Future Show

Jaja's African Hair Braiding Summary

  • Show Status: Future
  • Genre: Play
  • Jaja's African Hair Braiding is 1 Hour 40 Minutes long, including an intermission of 15 minutes
  • 8 Shows per week
  • Previews Begin: July 10, 2023
  • Show Opens: August 2, 2023
  • Show Closes: September 20, 2023

Jaja’s bustling hair braiding salon in Harlem has a lively group of West African immigrant hair braiders that create hair masterpieces, but events force this tight-knit community to confront what it really means to be an outsider.

Jaja's African Hair Braiding on Broadway Background

This extraordinary new play is by the award winning Ghanaian-American playwright Jocelyn Bioh (School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play) and will is directed by Obie winner Whitney White (Our Dear Dead Drug Lord).

What’s Jaja's African Hair Braiding Like?

Jaja’s bustling hair braiding salon in Harlem where every day, a lively and eclectic group of West African immigrant hair braiders are creating masterpieces on the heads of neighborhood women.

During one sweltering summer day, love will blossom, dreams will flourish and secrets will be revealed. The uncertainty of their circumstances simmers below the surface of their lives and when it boils over, it forces this tight-knit community to confront what it means to be an outsider on the edge of the place they call home.

Is Jaja's African Hair Braiding Good for Kids?

This show is not suitable for children under the age of 16

Theatre Information

Samuel J Friedman Theatre

261 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10019
Seats: 650
Entrance: 47th Street between 8th Avenue and Broadway
Theatre Information

Samuel J Friedman Theatre Seating Chart

Production Credits

Director
Whitney White

Creative Team

Writer
Jocelyn Bioh