Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Tony Nominee Kenita R. Miller Plays Final Performance in for colored girls; Rachel Christopher Takes Over as Lady in Red by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominee Kenita R. Miller played her final performance in the Tony-nominated revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf on Ma…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:03PM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Camille A. Brown (‘for colored girls’ director and choreographer) on her historic dual Tony nominations [Exclusive Video Interview] by Sam Eckmann

“Becoming the director provided me a space to really create my own vision and my own voice in what I wanted to say,” explains director and choreographer Camille A. Brown of “for colore…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 02:30PM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM

2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards Announced by Lauren Yarger

SIX: Abby Mueller (Jane Seymour), Samantha Pauly (Katherine Howard), Adrianna Hicks (Catherine of Aragon), Andrea Macasaet (Anne Boleyn), Brittney Mack (Anna of Cleves) and Anna Uzele (Cathe…

SOURCE: reflectionsinthelight.blogspot.com at 10:53AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Six and Kimberly Akimbo Lead 2022 Drama Desk Nominations by Caitlin Moynihan

Nominations have been announced for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2021-22 season. George Takei announced the nomi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

Camille A. Brown on Finding Her Place in the Legacy of Ntozake Shange's for colored girls by Lindsey Sullivan

After earning seven Tony nominations, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has extended its run at the Booth Theatre through June 5. Camille A. Brown garner…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:48PM

The Broadway Show: Camille A. Brown on Finding Her Place in the Legacy of FOR COLORED GIRLS by Broadway.com

Camille A. Brown speaks with Broadway.com correspondent Charlie Cooper about her role in the legacy of Ntozake Shange's powerful choreopoem FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE/WHEN…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:33PM

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 05/14/22 by Broadway.com

Be on the lookout for The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station. Featured this week: - Broadway’s biggest …

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:06AM

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Saturday, May 14, 2022

Celebrating Even Making it to Awards Season by Jan Simpson

It may seem strange for a theater lover—and hip-hop know-nothing—like me to be quoting the rapper Drake but his self-congratulatory lyrics “Started from the bottom, now we're here” s…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 02:36PM
Friday, May 13, 2022

Tony-Nominated Revival of for colored girls Extends Performances Through June 5 by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway audiences have more time to catch the Tony-nominated revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf. The production, which a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

Tony-Nominated Revival of for colored girls Extends Performances Through June by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway audiences have more time to catch the Tony-nominated revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf. The production, which a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:33PM

Tony-Nominated ‘for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf’ Extends Broadway Engagement by Greg Evans

The Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf, nominated for seven Tony Awards this week, has extended its engagement by t…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:48PM

Celebrate Awards Season with Michael R. Jackson, Matt Doyle, Camille A. Brown & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal has your front seat! Before The Broadway Show airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12AM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Tina Bumps Up at the Box Office; Moulin Rouge! Has Rosy Week by Caitlin Moynihan

It was a big week for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, which saw an increase both at the box office and capacity. The musical, starring Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, brought in $1,065,578 in gross s…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Tonys Administration Committee Announces Final Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on May 5 to confirm the eligibility status of 15 Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the third and final time the committee…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls to Close on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf will play its final performance at the Booth Theatre on May 22. Directed …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

Broadway Grosses: Moulin Rouge! The Musical Sizzles at the Box Office by Lindsey Sullivan

The weeks are getting warmer, and the Broadway box office is heating up as well. This week, the Tony-winning Moulin Rouge! The Musical joined the top five-grossing shows at $1,419,845 and wa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

Broadway’s ‘for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf’ Sets Early Closing by Greg Evans

The Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf, will close on Sunday, May 22, several months earlier than originally planne…

SOURCE: Deadline at 05:01PM
Saturday, April 30, 2022

for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf by Joel Benjamin

This Broadway production, a godchild of a recent 2019 production at The Public Theater (directed by Leah C. Gardiner), is directed and choreographed by modern dance luminary Camille A. Brown…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 03:03PM
Thursday, April 28, 2022

for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf ***** by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter April 28, 2022: A remarkable development during the 1970s was the dynamic, sudden, and historically significant breakout of activity among black dramatists, mostly in…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 12:01PM

Groundbreaking choreopoem ‘for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf’ makes a powerful return to Broadway by Deb Miller

Last seen in NYC in 2019, in the Off-Broadway revival of poet/playwright Ntozake Shange’s groundbreaking genre-defying “choreopoem” at The Public Theater (where it was first presented …

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:47AM
Wednesday, April 27, 2022

for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf - Playbill

Join the circle as seven women share their stories and find strength in each other's humor and passion through a fusion of poetry, dance, music, ...

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Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Broadway Grosses: 15 Shows Bring In More Than $1 Million at the Box Office by Caitlin Moynihan

The 2022 Broadway season is running at full speed, and audiences are flocking to catch the newest productions. This week, 15 shows saw their box offices hit over one million dollars with Th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:36PM
Friday, April 22, 2022

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf **** Birthday Candles ** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward April 22, 2022: In this theater season when African-American women playwrights such as Lynn Nottage, Dominique Morriseau, Antoinette Chinoye Nwandu and the late Alice Ch…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 05:28PM

See the Stars of For Colored Girls... Take Their Opening Night Bows by Playbill

Watch Amara Granderson, Tendayi Kuumba, Kenita R. Miller, Okwui Okpokwasili, Stacey Sargeant, Alexandria Wailes, and D. Woods take their curtain call on the opening night of for colored gir…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:06AM
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Broadway Review: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf by New York Theater

It’s taken more than 45 years for Ntozake Shange’s theatrical evening of narrative and lyrical poetry, dance, and song to return to Broadway’s Booth Theater….and for me finally to …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 09:14PM

‘for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf’ Broadway Review: Ntozake Shange’s Groundbreaking Choreopoem Breathes Ag by Greg Evans

Director and choreographer Camille A. Brown and her cast of seven female singer-dancer-actors breathe life and vitality into Ntozake Shange’s still-potent mid-1970s touchstone for colored …

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:00PM

for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf: Enuf, and More by David Finkle

★★★★★ Ntozake Shange's gloriously mad poems, directed by Camille A. Brown with a colorful seven-women cast The post for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow i…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 08:54PM

Celebrate Opening Night of Broadway's for colored girls with This First Look by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf officially opens at the Booth Theatre on April 20, and here is a first loo…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM
Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Macbeth, Headlined by Daniel Craig & Ruth Negga, Brings in Audiences by Lindsey Sullivan

Something wicked this way comes! Ahead of opening at the Longacre Theatre on April 28, Macbeth has the attention of audiences. Starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga, the staging of William Sh…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:33PM