"And They Dance Real Slow in Jackson," by Jim Leonard, Jr., at New Playwrights' Theatre, Washington, DC. Playwright:
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Gay Hagen | Marcia Harden | Marsha Gay Harden
5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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[on working on Code Black
(2015)] "There are four residents [working] over our shoulders who we are teaching, and it's about the life in this emergency room, based on a real emergency room."
On December 15, 2003, her young nephew and niece were killed in a tragic fire. The deaths occurred when the Queens, New York, apartment, owned by her former sister-in-law, went up in flames after a burning candle set a sofa on fire. Her ex-sister-in-law also later died from injuries received in the fire.
Often plays conflicted, unsure characters who go through a radical change in their lives