Shauneille Perry News

NYC Black History Month Play Festival 2013 Features Discussion by Poet and Author Amiri Baraka
by BWW News Desk - Feb 08, 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, 2/8-24
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...)

New Federal Theatre Announces 2011-12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 01, 2012

After completing their 40th anniversary year, highlighted by an all-star gala in May, New Federal Theatre will announce its 2011-'12 season. (more...)

National Black Touring Circuit Play Festival Presents ZORA NEALE HURSTON, 2/10-12
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2012

The National Black Touring Circuit's Black History Month Play Festival will present "Zora Neal Hurston," written by Laurence Holder, starring Kim Brockington and directed by Wynn Handman from February 10 - 12 at the Castillo Theatre, 543 West 43rd Street. (more...)

Biographer Lucy Anne Hurston Discusses Zora Neale Hurston 2/11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2012

Lucy Anne Hurston, the niece and biographer of Harlem Renaissance writer Zora Neale Hurston, will talk about the literary legend on Saturday, February 11 following the play ôZora Neale Hurston at the Castillo Theatre, 543 West 42nd Street. (more...)

National Black Touring Circuit Play Festival Presents ZORA NEALE HURSTON, 2/10-12
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2012

The National Black Touring Circuit's Black History Month Play Festival will present "Zora Neal Hurston," written by Laurence Holder, starring Kim Brockington and directed by Wynn Handman from February 10 - 12 at the Castillo Theatre, 543 West 43rd Street. (more...)

National Black Touring Circuit Play Festival Presents ZORA NEALE HURSTON, 2/10-12
by BWW News Desk - Feb 07, 2012

The National Black Touring Circuit's Black History Month Play Festival will present "Zora Neal Hurston," written by Laurence Holder, starring Kim Brockington and directed by Wynn Handman from February 10 - 12 at the Castillo Theatre, 543 West 43rd Street. (more...)

New Federal Theatre Announces 2011-12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 07, 2011

After completing their 40th anniversary year, highlighted by an all-star gala in May, New Federal Theatre will announce its 2011-'12 season. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Taking of Miss Janie Revival Opens Off-Bway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 05, 2006

The New Federal Theatre's revival of The Taking of Miss Janie by Ed Bullins opened at The Abrons Art Center Sunday night, December 3 (more...)

Dee, Baraka, Etc. to Take Part in Rebel Theater Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2006

Ruby Dee, Amiri Baraka and more will take part in the Rebel Theater Company's anniversary benefit 'A Night of Artistic Inspiration' (more...)