In “Two Can Play That Game” the stage play, Je’Caryous Johnson will hold true to the story that fans fell in love with 16 years ago with some new twists and turns to the plot. When it comes to matters of the heart, Shante Smith (Vivica A. Fox) is so adept at navigating the waters of romance that her girlfriends look to her for relationship advice. But soon, Shante’s own relationship becomes the example when her boyfriend, Keith, is caught red-handed stepping out with his co-worker and her archrival, Conny. However, when Shante institutes a plan full of tricks and games to get Keith to act right, he, with the help of his friend Tony, fire back with a quickness, letting Shante know that “Two Can Play That Game”. So, whether you call it a “Battle of the Sexes” or “Love and War,” “Two Can Play That Game” explores the rules of dating in a hilarious way and displays how men and women relate or don’t relate to each other.
“Audiences across the country will be able to relive what made this movie unforgettable with the casting of Vivica A. Fox,” said Johnson. “I couldn’t be more thrilled to have her stamp of approval and vote of confidence in bringing such a beloved and fun tale back to life with her leading the way like she did originally.”