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Marcus Scott

Marcus Scott

A journalist, blogger, playwright and musical theater writer challenging the representation of race, gender, sexuality, class and intersectionality in popular media, the performance arts and international affairs.

Unless you were under a rock, we hope you were tuned into the livestream video broadcast of the unforgettable and star-studded Broadway For Black Lives Matter benefit concert that took place Monday night, Aug. …

On July 26, Tony Award-winning film actor and Broadway entertainer Ben Vereen advocated for arts education in schools by speaking on behalf of Americans for the Arts, the principal nonprofit organization for developing …

On Wednesday night, July 27, at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Convention Hall in Philadelphia, a cavalcade of Broadway stars performed the charity single “What the World Needs Now is Love,” a song …

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory: West End Photographer Unknown Celebrating its 45th anniversary, the Mel Stuart-directed fantasy-musical film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory continues to delight cineastes and musical theatre enthusiasts …

Since replacing actors Billy Porter and Wayne Brady, Broadway veteran actor-singer Timothy Ware-Hill took on a role with the ever-popular Kinky Boots as Lola, the fabulous beyond compare drag artist and shoemaker. Stepping out …