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Ballet Hispánico announces IG video series in response to pandemic

Ladies and gentlemen, let the dance begin.

Apollo Theater's 'Amateur Night' to hold auditions online

For the first time in its 86-year history, the Apollo Theater’s Amateur Night auditions will be conducted exclusively through online submissions, as the nonprofit fills the coveted slots for the summer and fall 2020-21 season.

“Stew” sizzled with energy, family drama and vicious cycles that can befall families!

Zora Howard is a great talent. This playwright penned, “Stew,” a play that told the story of three generations of the Tucker family women and played recently at the Walkerspace at 46 Walker Street, presented by Page 73 Productions.

TCG gala honors NBTF and David Henry Hwang in grand fashion!

During my 32 years as a theater critic I have often proclaimed that “Theater is a gift from God,” because when done well, it allows an audience for 2½ hours to escape their reality and buy into the reality that ...

NEC presented moving Ntozake Shange piece!

The Negro Ensemble Company (NEC) is known for doing work that reflects our community, our culture, our strengths, our pains, our suffering and it again succeeded in delivering a production which marinated in the mind, as it presented “a photograph/lovers ...

This play has heart, rhyme and a message about mankind!

There is no fourth wall, there is a lot of heart, appreciation, originality and a countless number of rhymed words that will make your heart sing.

‘Soldier’s Play’—Pulitzer power on Broadway

“A Soldier’s Play” is a theatrical masterpiece! It is a master class in what a Broadway play should be.

‘Theater Talks’ at the Schomburg: riveting and illuminating

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a vital institution located at W 135th Street.

Atlantic Theater production touches the truth and the heart!

Theater that is a reflection of life is captivating to watch! It is funny, it is real, it is moving, it is sad, it is stirring!

Dance Calendar January 2020

The South African choreographer, Gregory Vuyani Maqoma, no stranger to New Yorkers, comes to The Joyce Theater

Black Theater Year In Review, Part 2

2019 was truly a year of Splendor for Black Theater!

Young Black hoofer holding it down in Dorrance Dance Company

Byron Tittle, a young tap dancer with the Dorrance Dance, the critically acclaimed tap troupe headed by MacArthur Award winner Michelle Dorrance.

Norm Lewis was fantastic at Feinstein’s/54 Below

Norm Lewis has been gracing the 54 Below stage for the last five years and his show “Naughty and Nice” definitely lives up to the title.

‘one in two’ highlights the humans behind statistics

Whenever I hear that Donja R. Love has written a play I rush to go and experience it. This is one very gifted playwright and I adore how passionately and compassionately he writes about the issues of Black queer men.

Anna Deavere Smith’s genius at play in Signature Theatre’s ‘Fires in the Mirror’

Anna Deavere Smith’s brilliance, love for her fellowman and her portrayal of the racial tensions that arose in 1991—when 7-year old Gavin Cato died under the wheel of a car in the Grand Rebbe’s motorcade...

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