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Ntozake Shange

In this multi-part series, Broadway Black interviews Poet Ntozake Shange. The Legendary Blue Note Jazz Club located in NYC’s Greenwich Village was buzzing in anticipation of Ntozake Shange’s performance of Wild Beauties. Before the …

“I write the black experience in America, and contained within that experience, because it is a human experience, are all the universalities.” -- August Wilson Whether it be Jennifer Holliday belting out “And ...

Photo Credit: Martha Swope via NYPL Black theatre. A space of inspired creativity, performance art and social commentary on the lives of everyday people. As the curtains open and our stories unfold, we are …

On June 15, Project1Voice will mark the fifth year that it has presented their international salute to American theatre, 1Voice/1Play/1Day. The mission of Project1Voice is to strengthen and promote African American theatre and playwrights. Project1Voice …

Emmy, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, and NAACP Image Award winner Alfre Woodard has a new film opening the New Voices in Black Cinema festival. Ben Bowman’s Knucklehead, an indie drama starring Woodard and Gbenga Akinnagbe (Modern Missionary [2006] at The …