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Angela Bassett

Awards season is steadily approaching and our beautiful Black performers are making waves as critics, boards and peers alike recognize the brilliant efforts of people of color in film and television. We have …

Nearly 2,500 years ago Greek playwright Aristophanes wrote an anti-war comedy measuring the rage of war versus the power of sex.  One of his most popular and most anthologized pieces, Lysistrata has been the inspiration for …

The Arena Stage presents a world-premiere co-production of Akeelah and the Bee with the Children’s Theatre Company of Minneapolis. The play, based on the beloved film of the same name, “tells the story …

We recently told you that Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker would make his Broadway debut next spring in a revival of Eugene O’Neill’s Hughie. At that time, details on additional casting, dates, and …

In 1982, Samuel L. Jackson appeared along with playwright Eugene Lee and Denzel Washington as part of the ensemble cast in the original Off-Broadway production of Charles Fuller’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play A Soldier’s …