Billy Porter’s While I Yet Live Delays Off-B’way Previews

first_img Star Files While I Yet Live Show Closed This production ended its run on Oct. 31, 2014 Due to technical issues, the world premiere of While I Yet Live has been delayed. Performances, originally scheduled to start on September 23, will now begin on September 24. The production is still set to open officially on October 12 and run through October 31 at Primary Stages at The Duke on 42nd Street. The play, written by Kinky Boots Tony winner Billy Porter, stars Tony winner Lillias White and Emmy winner S. Epatha Merkerson.Directed by Sheryl Kaller, While I Yet Live follows the story of a young man’s coming of age in Pittsburgh amongst a bevy of fascinating and strong-willed women.The cast will also feature Elain Graham, Sheria Irving, Kevyn Morrow, Larry Powell and Sharon Washington. Related Shows View Comments Billy Porterlast_img read more