The Shed’s Alex Poots, Artistic Director and CEO, and Madani Younis, Chief Executive Producer announced the US premiere of Misty, a genre-defying play written by and starring Olivier Award–nominee Arinzé Kene (West End productions of Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical, Death of a SalesmanGirl from the North CountryThe Lion KingOne Night in Miami) in his US stage debut and directed by Omar Elerian (NASSIMTwo Palestinians Go Dogging, The Chairs).

Preview performances for the four-week run begin March 3, 2023; the production opens on March 9 with performances through April 2 in The Shed’s intimate Griffin Theater.