African Americans were well represented at the 65th annual Drama Desk Awards, televised on NY1. “A Strange Loop,” a musical written by African American Michael R. Jackson, won five Drama Desk honors, including the top honor for best musical.
Since the pause in April due to COVID-19 which crippled the dance world, many dancers, choreographers and presenters have pledged to keep dance present.
The new reality for theater is free programming and live streaming.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact New York City and the rest of the country, Broadway performances will remain canceled through the summer.
During these uncertain times, it’s always refreshing to hear that someone has something positive to celebrate.
I had the distinct pleasure of seing an incredibly talented young actress named Kara Young for the first time in a play called “The New Englanders.”
COVID-19 has crippled the dance world in an unconscionable way, but balancing the struggle, the dance goes on.
If ever there was a creative, rich source for theater in Brooklyn, it has been the Billie Holiday Theatre in Restoration Plaza.
During these very difficult times, people need something beautiful to help lift their spirits. That is what "Broadway Sings for PRIDE" is hoping to provide.
Ladies and gentlemen, let the dance begin.
For the first time in its 86-year history, the Apollo Theater’s Amateur Night auditions will be conducted exclusively through online submissions, as the nonprofit fills the coveted slots for the summer and fall 2020-21 season.
Zora Howard is a great talent. This playwright penned, “Stew,” a play that told the story of three generations of the Tucker family women and played recently at the Walkerspace at 46 Walker Street, presented by Page 73 Productions.
During my 32 years as a theater critic I have often proclaimed that “Theater is a gift from God,” because when done well, it allows an audience for 2½ hours to escape their reality and buy into the reality that ...
The Negro Ensemble Company (NEC) is known for doing work that reflects our community, our culture, our strengths, our pains, our suffering and it again succeeded in delivering a production which marinated in the mind, as it presented “a photograph/lovers ...
There is no fourth wall, there is a lot of heart, appreciation, originality and a countless number of rhymed words that will make your heart sing.