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Cast members Shannon Dorsey and Bowman Wright Photo

Cast members Shannon Dorsey and Bowman Wright

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Adrienne Nelson (Lurleen Wallace), Richard Clodfelter (Hubert Humphrey) and Shannon D Photo

Adrienne Nelson (Lurleen Wallace), Richard Clodfelter (Hubert Humphrey) and Shannon Dorsey (Coretta Scott King)

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Shannon Dorsey News

World Premiere of INCENDIARY & More Announced for Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company 2022 Photo World Premiere of INCENDIARY & More Announced for Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

Woolly Mammoth’s upcoming 2022-2023 season is a break-out collection of unconventional storytelling, filled with characters who upend roles, rules, and regimes, and authentic, in-your-face playwriting voices.

Ford's Theatre Cancels All Performances of THE MOUNTAINTOP Photo Ford's Theatre Cancels All Performances of THE MOUNTAINTOP
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 6, 2022

 Due to the ongoing surge of COVID-19 cases in the D.C. region, all performances of The Mountaintop are canceled, January 21 through February 13, 2022. Directed by Nicole A. Watson, the production was to feature KenYatta Rogers as Martin Luther King, Jr., and Shannon Dorsey as Camae.

Casting for Ford's Theatre's THE MOUNTAINTOP Announced Photo Casting for Ford's Theatre's THE MOUNTAINTOP Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2021

Ford’s Theatre Society announced full casting and the design team for The Mountaintop by Katori Hall. Directed by Nicole A. Watson, the production features KenYatta Rogers (Ford’s Fences, Death of a Salesman) as Martin Luther King, Jr., and Shannon Dorsey (Ford’s A Christmas Carol 2018) as Camae.

Ford's Theatre 2021-2022 In-Person Season & On-Sale Dates Announced Photo Ford's Theatre 2021-2022 In-Person Season & On-Sale Dates Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021

Ford’s Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault announced performance and on-sale dates for its season of in-person productions that explore Civil Rights icons including Marian Anderson and Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the anticipated premiere of D.C. composer Nolan Williams, Jr.,’s musical Grace and the joyful holiday return of A Christmas Carol.

BWW Review:  'Arena Riffs' Offers Psalmayene 24's Compelling THE FREEWHEELIN' INSURGE Photo BWW Review: 'Arena Riffs' Offers Psalmayene 24's Compelling THE FREEWHEELIN' INSURGENTS
by Andrew White - Mar 31, 2021

Playright Psalmayene 24’s contribution to Arena Riffs is “The Freewheelin’ Insurgents,” a day in the life of four actors as they cope with the pandemic and the forces arrayed against them, both as artists and African-Americans.

THE FREEWHEELIN' INSURGENTS to Premiere as Part of Arena Stage's ARENA RIFFS Photo THE FREEWHEELIN' INSURGENTS to Premiere as Part of Arena Stage's ARENA RIFFS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced the second installment in the Arena Riffs series on March 31 at 7 p.m. The Freewheelin’ Insurgents is a pandemic-era hip-hop musical written, directed and performed by award-winning playwright, director and actor Psalmayene ‘Psalm’ 24 (Arena’s The 51st State, May 22, 2020).  

Arena's Commissioned Music Series, Arena Riffs, Begins Next Week Photo Arena's Commissioned Music Series, Arena Riffs, Begins Next Week
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2021

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater will debut the first installment in the Arena Riffs series on Wednesday, March 17 at 7 p.m. The three-part series begins with a musical memoir composed and performed by award-winning indie-folk duo Abigail and Shaun Bengson.

Arena Stage Announces 2021/22 Looking Forward Season Photo Arena Stage Announces 2021/22 Looking Forward Season
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 16, 2021

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces its robust lineup of digital programming for the 2021/22 Looking Forward Season. Following on the success of last year's virtual offerings, the upcoming season expands even further to reflect Arena's commitment of championing diverse voices, engaging audiences and producing compelling, dynamic work. As part of Arena's mission to serve artists and audiences on a national, regional and local scale, the 2021/22 Looking Forward Season is packed with ambitious new works.

Ford's Theatre Announces Changes to 2020-2021 Theatre Season Photo Ford's Theatre Announces Changes to 2020-2021 Theatre Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2020

Forda??s Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault today announced updates to the Forda??s Theatre 2020-2021 season, following a revaluation amid the national reckoning for racial justice and the impacts of COVID-19 on live performances.

TCG Announces Fourteenth Round of Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships Photo TCG Announces Fourteenth Round of Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2020

The William & Eva Fox Foundation and Theatre Communications Group have announced the fourteenth round of Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships recipients.