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A Raisin in the Sun

Ivan van Hove’s topical, bleak production, Tony-nominated for Best Revival of a Play, left me breathless, exhausted and disturbed. Due in part to Sophie Okonedo‘s heartbreaking performance. The British actress makes her return to Broadway …

It’s becoming a ridiculously redundant scenario. A Black actor or actress is cast in a role that is assumed to be “for whites only”. Enter the rag tag brigade of internet trolls who …

In an already thrilling awards season, Black performers made up a third of the honorees at the 2016 Theatre World Awards presented on May 23rd at the Circle in the Square. In its …

Tonight, great minds, performers and causes all align for a reading of Playwright Tracey Scott Wilson’s The Story. The play will be performed by Dule Hill, Aja Naomi King, Loretta Devine, Brittany Adebumola, Dedra …

It’s the holiday season! We must have been extra good this year because Santa has gifted us some extraordinary news that has us giddy with visions of sugarplums dancing in our heads. Or, …