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Kenneth L. Roberson

 
Date of Birth: August 09, 2022
Date of Death: August 09, 2022 (0)
 

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Kenneth L. Roberson, Marva Hicks, Lee Summers, Sean Derrick Cooper Marquardt Photo

Kenneth L. Roberson, Marva Hicks, Lee Summers, Sean Derrick Cooper Marquardt

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Seated: Choreographer Kenneth L. Roberson, Director Ruben Santiago-Hudson. Standing:  Photo

Seated: Choreographer Kenneth L. Roberson, Director Ruben Santiago-Hudson. Standing: (L-R) Marva Hicks, Carol Maillard, Mimi Jones, Allison Semmes, Eli Fountain, Stacey Sargeant, Amber Iman, Cedric Sa

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Playwright and Actress Terry Burrell and Director Kenneth L. Roberson  Photo

Playwright and Actress Terry Burrell and Director Kenneth L. Roberson

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03/01/2016
Director Kenneth L. Roberson and Playwright and Actress Terry Burrell Photo

Director Kenneth L. Roberson and Playwright and Actress Terry Burrell

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Kenneth L. Roberson News

New Cheryl L. West Musical SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! & More Announced for Ford's Theatre 2 Photo New Cheryl L. West Musical SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! & More Announced for Ford's Theatre 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Ford’s Theatre has announced the Ford’s Theatre 2022-2023 season will include Horton Foote’s The Trip to Bountiful, directed by Michael Wilson and featuring Nancy Robinette, Tom Story and Kimberly Gilbert; the return of the music-filled full stage production of A Christmas Carol with Craig Wallace reprising the role of Ebenezer Scrooge, and more.

BWW Review: RAISIN Brings Heart & Soul to Milwaukee's Skylight Music Theatre Photo BWW Review: RAISIN Brings Heart & Soul to Milwaukee's Skylight Music Theatre
by Kelsey Lawler - Apr 14, 2022

For a moving musical portrait of 1950s Black American life, Raisin is certainly one to see.

Skylight Music Theatre Announces Cast & Creative Team for RAISIN Photo Skylight Music Theatre Announces Cast & Creative Team for RAISIN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2022

 Skylight Music Theatre today announced the cast and creative team for Raisin, running April 8-24, 2022. Raisin is an uplifting musical adaptation of the award-winning play, A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry. Raisin won the 1974 Tony Award and the 1975 Grammy Award for Best Musical.

Skylight Premiere of RAISIN Rescheduled to April
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2022

Skylight Music Theatre announced that the musical Raisin will be rescheduled to April 8-24, 2022. The much-anticipated production required a scheduling change after other shows in Skylight’s schedule were postponed due to positive COVID-19 cases among the fully vaccinated company.

Jason Danieley-Directed THE FULL MONTY and More Announced for Skylight Music Theatre  Photo Jason Danieley-Directed THE FULL MONTY and More Announced for Skylight Music Theatre 2021- 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2021

Artistic Director Michael Unger today unveiled Skylight Music Theatre’s 2021-2022 season, which marks the theatre’s return to in-person performances after more than one year. It will be Unger’s first official season since joining Skylight in 2019, due to cancelled shows during the pandemic. 

Kenneth L. Roberson and Joseph Joubert Join the Creative Team of SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! Photo Kenneth L. Roberson and Joseph Joubert Join the Creative Team of SHOUT SISTER SHOUT!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2021

SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! Has announced its creative team. Playwright Cheryl L. West (FANNIE: The Music and Life of Fannie Lou Hamer; Jar the Floor), will be joined by Kenneth L. Roberson (Avenue Q; All Shook Up), who will direct & Joseph Joubert (Respect; The Color Purple) as arranger & orchestrator for the musical about the Godmother of Rock ’n’ Roll.

Merrimack Repertory Theatre Will Bring NINA SIMONE: FOUR WOMEN Home to Lowell Photo Merrimack Repertory Theatre Will Bring NINA SIMONE: FOUR WOMEN Home to Lowell
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2020

Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) will present its critically acclaimed production of Nina Simone: Four Women, first staged last spring with Northlight Theatre in Chicago, to Lowell from February 12 to March 8 only at the Nancy L. Donahue Theatre, according to Executive Director Bonnie J. Butkas and Interim Artistic Director Terry Berliner.

BWW Review: OO-BLA-DEE at Two River Theater is an Insightful Musical Story-A Summer M Photo BWW Review: OO-BLA-DEE at Two River Theater is an Insightful Musical Story-A Summer Must-See
by Marina Kennedy - Jun 18, 2019

TRT now has a marvelous musical journey on stage as a grand finale to their 20182019 Season. Oo-Bla-Dee, written by Regina Taylor, features original lyrics by Taylor and original music by composerorchestrator, Diedre L. Murray. The choreography is by Kenneth L. Roberson and the musical direction is by George Caldwell, with vocal arrangements by Carol Maillard. Ruben Santiago-Hudson expertly directs the production.

Photo Flash: Regina Taylor, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Marva Hicks, Lori Tan Chinn And Mo Photo Photo Flash: Regina Taylor, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Marva Hicks, Lori Tan Chinn And More Celebrate OO-BLA-DEE Opening Night At Two River
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2019

Two River Theater presents Oo-Bla-Dee, written by Regina Taylor, featuring original lyrics by Taylor and original music by composer/orchestrator Diedre L. Murray, directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson. The choreography is by Kenneth L. Roberson and the music direction is by George Caldwell, with vocal arrangements by Carol Maillard.

Photo Flash: Two River Theatre Presents OO-BLA-DEE Photo Photo Flash: Two River Theatre Presents OO-BLA-DEE
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 11, 2019

Two River Theater presents Oo-Bla-Dee, written by Regina Taylor, featuring original lyrics by Taylor and original music by composer/orchestrator Diedre L. Murray, directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson. The choreography is by Kenneth L. Roberson and the music direction is by George Caldwell, with vocal arrangements by Carol Maillard.

Kenneth L. Roberson Videos

VIDEO: RAGTIME Brings the Turn of the Century to the Marriott Theatre VideoVIDEO: RAGTIME Brings the Turn of the Century to the Marriott Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jan 30, 2018

From the volatile melting pot of New York City at the dawn of a new century, comes the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, RAGTIME, kicking off Marriott Theatre's 2018 Season, January 24 through March 18, 2018 with a press opening on Wednesday, January 31 at 7:30 p.m. at 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Featuring a powerful score by the Tony Award-winning composer/lyricist team of Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, and book by four-time Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, RAGTIME is a sweeping musical portrait of America. Seven-time Jeff Award winner Nick Bowling (The Bridges of Madison County, Man of La Mancha, The King and I) returns to Marriott Theatre to direct, with Musical Direction by Jeff Award winner Ryan T. Nelson and Choreography by Kenneth L. Roberson.