LYNNIE, 20-30, mixed race daughter of a black father (ERIC) and white mother (PENNY), Queer poet. Plays herself now and when she was a child.
ERIC, 30-40, Black, LYNNIE's father, a jazz trumpeter brought into the family real estate business.
PENNY, 30-40, white, LYNNIE's mother, a writer, CHAPPY's favorite daughter.
JANET, 30-40, white, LYNNIE's aunt, CHAPPY's other daughter.
JIMBO, 30-40, white, LYNNIE's uncle, JANET's husband, in the family business.
CHAPPY, 60-70, white, LTNNIE's grandfather, patriarch of the family business.