Black Theatre Coalition (BTC) is an idea whose time is now! The “Illusion of Inclusion” is such a powerful thought and so appropriate when it comes to Black people and the American theater.
For 65 years the Annual Obie Awards Ceremony has been acknowledging the best in Off- and Off-Off Broadway theater.
Members of the artistic community are coming together on Wednesday, July 29, at 9 p.m. EDT/6 p.m. PDT on www.whilewebreathe.com and Youtube Live to use their talents to create original works to address this historical time in our country
The arts community has suffered greatly during this pandemic. Since mid-March, all types of live performances have ceased.
Theater is vital, it is healing, it is a chance to escape from the everyday and into a fantasy reality that is performed on the stage.
Please join me in this call to arms to sustain theaters of color, which are possibly facing a lack of funding in 2021!
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.
The coronavirus pandemic has had so many devastating effects on all of our lives, and as the mother of a graduating high school senior, I know the disappointment, sadness and feeling of being cheated that so many young people and their families are feeling.
The new reality for theater is free programming and live streaming.
During these uncertain times, it’s always refreshing to hear that someone has something positive to celebrate.