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Birth Place:
Dallas, TX
Bio:
Broadway: The Color Purple Revival. Off-Broadway: The Fortress of Solitude (The Public Theater). Regional: Dreamgirls (North Shore Music Theater); Stagger Lee (Dallas Theater Center); Smokey Joes' Cafe (WaterTower Theatre); Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo (Theatre Three Dallas); The Shipment ... (read complete bio)
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Birth Place: Dallas, TX

Bio:
Broadway: The Color Purple Revival. Off-Broadway: The Fortress of Solitude (The Public Theater). Regional: Dreamgirls (North Shore Music Theater); Stagger Lee (Dallas Theater Center); Smokey Joes' Cafe (WaterTower Theatre); Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo (Theatre Three Dallas); The Shipment ... (read complete bio)
Watertower Theatre to Extend SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Revue Through 8/19
by Alyssa Holcomb - Aug 2, 2012

Terry Martin, producing artistic director of WaterTower Theatre, today announced an extension of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, which is now playing. The musical revue will be extended for one week through Sun., Aug. 19 with the addition of five performances: Wed., Aug. 15 at 7:30PM, Thurs., Aug. 16 at 7:30PM, Fri., Aug. 17 at 8PM, Sat., Aug. 18 at 8PM and Sun., Aug. 19 at 2PM.

BWW Reviews: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Lacks Direction, But the Songs are Pretty
by Lauren Smart - Jul 26, 2012

"Stand by Me" may be one of the most frequently recorded songs of the 20th century, but when Akron Watson's silky voice glides into the first phrase near the end of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, he found my aural pleasure spot.

Photo Flash: First Look at WaterTower Theatre's SMOKEY JOE'S CAFÉ, Opening Tonight, 7/23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2012

WaterTower Theatre's Smokey Joe's Cafe opens tonight, July 23, and plays through August 12, 2012, featuring an ensemble cast, including Steve Barcus, Feleceia Benton, Chimberly Carter Byrom, Walter Cunningham, Maurice Johnson, Laura Lites, Calvin Roberts, Courtney Sikora and Akron Watson. Get a first look at the ensemble in the photos below!

WaterTower Theatre's SMOKEY JOE’S CAFE Opens Tonight, 7/23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2012

WaterTower Theatre opens Smokey Joe's Cafe tonight, July 23, 2012. The ensemble cast includes Steve Barcus, Feleceia Benton, Chimberly Carter Byrom, Walter Cunningham, Maurice Johnson, Laura Lites, Calvin Roberts, Courtney Sikora and Akron Watson.

Photo Flash: First Look at WaterTower Theatre's SMOKEY JOE'S CAFÉ
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2012

WaterTower Theatre's Smokey Joe's Cafe, which previews July 20 and 21 and opens July 23, playing through August 12, 2012, features an ensemble cast, including Steve Barcus, Feleceia Benton, Chimberly Carter Byrom, Walter Cunningham, Maurice Johnson, Laura Lites, Calvin Roberts, Courtney Sikora and Akron Watson. Get a first look at the ensemble in the photos below!

WaterTower Theatre's SMOKEY JOE’S CAFE Opens 7/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2012

WaterTower Theatre today announced casting details for Smokey Joe's Cafe which opens Monday, July 23, 2012. The ensemble cast includes Steve Barcus, Feleceia Benton, Chimberly Carter Byrom, Walter Cunningham, Maurice Johnson, Laura Lites, Calvin Roberts, Courtney Sikora and Akron Watson.

ALICE IN WONDERLAND JR. Ends Run at Casa Mañana Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2012

Community Bank closes Disney's Alice in Wonderland, Jr., the musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll's classic novel, at Casa Mañana Theatre, April 15, 2012.

ALICE IN WONDERLAND JR. Runs 3/30-4/15 at Casa Mañana Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2012

Community Bank presents Disney's Alice in Wonderland, Jr., the musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll's classic novel, at Casa Mañana Theatre, March 30 - April 15, 2012. Tickets are on sale now.

ALICE IN WONDERLAND JR. Runs 3/30-4/15 at Casa Mañana Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2012

Community Bank presents Disney's Alice in Wonderland, Jr., the musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll's classic novel, at Casa Mañana Theatre, March 30 - April 15, 2012. Tickets are on sale now.

Dallas Theater Center and Casa Mañana Theatre Present TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, 9/24-10/2
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2011

Dallas Theater Center presents To Kill a Mockingbird at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre at the AT&T Performing Arts Center Oct. 21 - Nov. 20. Wendy Dann will direct the play, which is the first ever co-production between DTC and Casa Mañana Theatre. This classic story will also be the focus of an area-wide Community Read lead by DTC in partnership with the Dallas Public Library and other organizations.

Casa Mañana and Dallas Theater Center Join For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2011

A partnership 52 Years in the making, Casa Mañana and Dallas Theater Center unite to co-produce an adaptation of the Harper Lee classic To Kill a Mockingbird.

Dallas Theater Center and Casa Mañana Theatre Present TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, 9/24-10/2
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2011

Dallas Theater Center presents To Kill a Mockingbird at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre at the AT&T Performing Arts Center Oct. 21 - Nov. 20. Wendy Dann will direct the play, which is the first ever co-production between DTC and Casa Mañana Theatre. This classic story will also be the focus of an area-wide Community Read lead by DTC in partnership with the Dallas Public Library and other organizations.

Casa Mañana and Dallas Theater Center Join For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2011

A partnership 52 Years in the making, Casa Mañana and Dallas Theater Center unite to co-produce an adaptation of the Harper Lee classic To Kill a Mockingbird.

Jubilee Theatre's Southwest Premiere of 'Gem of the Ocean' Closes 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

Jubilee Theatre continues the 2009-2010 season with the Southwest premiere of the drama by August Wilson, Gem of the Ocean. Over the past 20 years, Wilson had staked a legitimate claim to the title of the nation's most important dramatist winning two Pulitzers and a Tony. Previews for the production will begin May 28, and the production officially opens on June 4.

Jubilee Theatre Presents Southwest Premiere of 'Gem of the Ocean,' 6/4
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2010

Jubilee Theatre continues the 2009-2010 season with the Southwest premiere of the drama by August Wilson, Gem of the Ocean. Over the past 20 years, Wilson had staked a legitimate claim to the title of the nation's most important dramatist winning two Pulitzers and a Tony. Previews for the production will begin May 28, and the production officially opens on June 4.

Jubilee Theatre Presents Southwest Premiere of 'Gem of the Ocean,' 6/4
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2010

Jubilee Theatre continues the 2009-2010 season with the Southwest premiere of the drama by August Wilson, Gem of the Ocean. Over the past 20 years, Wilson had staked a legitimate claim to the title of the nation's most important dramatist winning two Pulitzers and a Tony. Previews for the production will begin May 28, and the production officially opens on June 4.

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