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The National Black Touring Circuit's HE WHO ENDURES Holds Post Show Talk on Abolitionists, 2/15-17The National Black Touring Circuit's HE WHO ENDURES Holds Post Show Talk on Abolitionists, 2/15-17
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2013

The National Black Touring Circuit's 2013 Black History Month Play Festival presents He Who Endures, an anti-slavery abolitionist drama written by Bill Harris starring Ralph McCain as Frederick Douglass and Norman Marshall as John Brown from February 15 - 17 at the National Black Theatre, 2031 Fifth Avenue (at 125th Street). (more...)

NYC Black History Month Play Festival 2013 Features Discussion by Poet and Author Amiri BarakaNYC Black History Month Play Festival 2013 Features Discussion by Poet and Author Amiri Baraka
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2013

The National Black Touring Circuit kicked off the Black History Month Play Festival 2013 with a special press reception in Harlem on Saturday, February 2 that featured a discussion by acclaimed poet and author Amiri Baraka on "The Meaning of Black History" and a performance by Timothy Simonson portraying Harlem legend Adam Clayton Powell from the play Adam. (more...)

National Black Touring Circuit Presents The Black History Month Play Festival, 2/8-24National Black Touring Circuit Presents The Black History Month Play Festival, 2/8-24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2013

The National Black Touring Circuit's Black History Month Play Festival 2013 will examine American history from anti-slavery Abolitionists to the emergence of the NAACP to the height of the civil rights movement through dramas on the lives of African American historic figures Frederick Douglass, W.E.B. DuBois and Adam Clayton Powell. Performances are in New York City theaters from February 8 - 24. (more...)

Photo Flash: Abingdon Theatre Company Celebrates 6th Annual AB*IE AwardsPhoto Flash: Abingdon Theatre Company Celebrates 6th Annual AB*IE Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2012

Jan Buttram's LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE swept the recent 6th Annual Ab*ie Award ceremony garnering seven of the eight awards. Voted outstanding play, LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE also took bows for outstanding male actor (Peter Brouwer) and direction, Kate Bushmann. Outstanding design awards went to Andrew Lu (set), Travis McHale (lighting), Catherine Siracusa and Sidney Levitt (co-costume design), and David M. Lawson (sound). Lori Gardner took outstanding actress for her role as Wendy in John Morogiello's comedy, BLAME IT ON BECKETT. See below for photo highlights of this year's Ab*ie Awards! (more...)

Abingdon Theatre Company Presents LIFELINE, Opening 3/18Abingdon Theatre Company Presents LIFELINE, Opening 3/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 65 new American plays in its 18-year history - concludes its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LIFELINE, a new play by Frank Tangredi, winner of the 2008 Christopher Brian Wolk Award, set to begin previews March 9, prior to its official press opening March 18, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). Jules Ochoa, who recently helmed HOW I FELL IN LOVE and PHANTOM KILLER, directs. (more...)

Abingdon Theatre Company Presents LIFELINE, Opening 3/18Abingdon Theatre Company Presents LIFELINE, Opening 3/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 65 new American plays in its 18-year history - concludes its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LIFELINE, a new play by Frank Tangredi, winner of the 2008 Christopher Brian Wolk Award, set to begin previews March 9, prior to its official press opening March 18, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). Jules Ochoa, who recently helmed HOW I FELL IN LOVE and PHANTOM KILLER, directs. (more...)

Abingdon's LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE ClosesAbingdon's LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE Closes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 64 new American plays in its 18-year history - continues its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, a new play by Jan Buttram, Artistic Director of Abingdon Theatre Company and author of the recent hit PHANTOM KILLER, playing through February 26at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). (more...)

Abingdon Theatre Company Presents LIFELINE, Opening 3/18Abingdon Theatre Company Presents LIFELINE, Opening 3/18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 65 new American plays in its 18-year history - concludes its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LIFELINE, a new play by Frank Tangredi, winner of the 2008 Christopher Brian Wolk Award, set to begin previews March 9, prior to its official press opening March 18, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). Jules Ochoa, who recently helmed HOW I FELL IN LOVE and PHANTOM KILLER, directs. In LIFELINE, when good-hearted Pete rents his basement to depressed, unstable Ken, there seems to be potential for a wonderful friendship. But, as he delves into Ken's world, Pete uncovers problems that might not be solved with a game of poker and a six-pack. (more...)

Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 64 new American plays in its 18-year history - continues its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, a new play by Jan Buttram, Artistic Director of Abingdon Theatre Company and author of the recent hit PHANTOM KILLER, set to begin previews February 3, prior to its official press opening February 12, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). (more...)

Photo Flash: Abingdon Theatre Company's LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACEPhoto Flash: Abingdon Theatre Company's LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Jan Buttram's LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, a new play about a slave auctioneer and the one man who can save his life, with performances beginning Friday, February 3. Directed by Kate Bushmann the Off-Broadway production co-stars Peter Brouwer and Leopold Lowe. (more...)

Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 64 new American plays in its 18-year history - continues its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, a new play by Jan Buttram, Artistic Director of Abingdon Theatre Company and author of the recent hit PHANTOM KILLER, set to begin previews February 3, prior to its official press opening February 12, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). (more...)

Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 64 new American plays in its 18-year history - continues its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, a new play by Jan Buttram, Artistic Director of Abingdon Theatre Company and author of the recent hit PHANTOM KILLER, set to begin previews February 3, prior to its official press opening February 12, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). (more...)

Photo Flash: LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE at Abingdon TheatrePhoto Flash: LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE at Abingdon Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2012

On Tuesday, rehearsals began for the world premiere of Jan Buttram's LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, set to begin previews February 3, prior to its official press opening February 12, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). (more...)

Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3Abingdon Presents LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, Previews 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2012

Abingdon Theatre Company - which has produced 64 new American plays in its 18-year history - continues its 2011-2012 Season with the world premiere of LOST ON THE NATCHEZ TRACE, a new play by Jan Buttram, Artistic Director of Abingdon Theatre Company and author of the recent hit PHANTOM KILLER, set to begin previews February 3, prior to its official press opening February 12, at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's Dorothy Strelsin Theatre (312 West 36th Street). (more...)

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