When Shauneille Perry’s screen adaptation of John Henry Redwood’s The Old Settler appeared on television in 2001, real life sisters Phylicia Rashad and Debbie Allen became synonymous with the fictional sisters Elizabeth “Bess” Borny and Quilly McGrath. The original … Read More
“Routes” will develop a nationwide Theatre Section devoted to “Theatres of Color”. “Routes” welcomes your knowledge of existing theatres and productions. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Coalition of Theatres of Color (CTC) was first convened in 2004 by the late Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee to address the inequity of funding to chronically underfunded theaters of color. Today CTC exists as a historic assemblage of several of New York’s oldest, ethnically specific, multicultural theaters. CTC membership is comprised of institutions, each thirty years old or more. Together, CTC seeks to sustain the legacy of our institutions while producing, supporting, collaborating and presenting productions and events that tell our stories, our way, with pride and dignity.
AUDELCO recipient Reggie Wilson was a knockout as the fabled pugilist, Sugar Ray Robinson, in the one-man show “Sugar Ray” by Laurence Holder. This New Federal Theatre’s production (Feb. 28 – April 12) was particularly apropos as a temporary addition to … Read More
“Sisters Are Doin’ It For Themselves” — that ain’t just lyrics to a song by Aretha Franklin and Annie Lennox, it’s a revolution going down at The Public Theater now through November 29 — “Eclipsed” moves to Broadway’s Golden Theatre February, 2016. … Read More
Friday, November 6, 2015 — Sunday November 22, 2015 Dorothy Maynor Theater 409 West 141st Street (corner of St. Nicholas Ave) Harlem (866) 441-9962 Previews Friday & Saturday, November 6 & November 7, 2015, 7:30pm Sunday, November 8, 3pm Opening Run Tuesday, November 10, 2015 – Saturday, … Read More