Quest and the Girl with the Yellow Jacket
By: Amber Epps & Jonathan Brown
(World Premiere)

SYNOPSIS: Quest and the Girl with the Yellow Jacket brings together the individual albums of two Pittsburgh hip hop artists: Dr. HollyHood’s Yellow Jacket (2019) tells the story of a woman in a relationship with a married man, and Quest’s Hollywood Divorce (2019) follows the life of a married man involved in an affair. The albums are woven together in collaboration with dramaturg TJ Parker-Young. The duo describes the work as a “Hip Hopera,” focused on the emotional perspectives of individuals involved in a complex love story.

Community Supported Art (CSA) Performance Series (2021)

Pittsburgh, PA

Producer: The New Hazlett Theater

Writers & Directors: Amber Epps & Jonathan Brown

Lighting Designer: Harbour Edney

Scenic Designer: Johnmichael Bohach

Stage Manager: Rachael Ellis

Photography: Renee Roseneteel