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The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week 21 Photo The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week 21
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the new line-up of its new global series, SEGAL TALKS. Since the beginning in March the series featured close to 100 talks with 150 artists from 50 countries. New York, US, and international theatre artists, curators, researchers, and academics will talk daily during the week for one hour with Segal Center's director, Frank Hentschker, about life and art in the Ti

National Black Theatre Announces UNBOUGHT & UNBOSSED: RECLAIMING OUR VOTE Photo National Black Theatre Announces UNBOUGHT & UNBOSSED: RECLAIMING OUR VOTE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

On the heels of announcing its 52nd Season, NBT Beyond Walls: Building the Future Now! Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre has announced more details for the first series of events, Unbought & Unbossed: Reclaiming Our Vote.

National Black Theatre Announces Fall Programming For Its 52nd Season Photo National Black Theatre Announces Fall Programming For Its 52nd Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) announces Fall 2020 programming for its 52nd Season, a?oeNBT Beyond Walls: Building The Future Now!a?? In response to the devastating impact of COVID-19, this season's fall line-up is composed of a series of original commissioned and digitally devised theatrical works that builds upon founder and CEO Emerita Dr. Teer's a?oeA Letter to The Future.a??

Park Avenue Armory Features New Work by 100 Women Artists on Centennial of 19th Amend Photo Park Avenue Armory Features New Work by 100 Women Artists on Centennial of 19th Amendment in Digital Portal
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020

On August 18, marking the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, Park Avenue Armory and lead partner National Black Theatre, together with nine other New York City cultural institutions, unveiled the next phase of the 100 Years | 100 Women initiative.

National Black Theatre Expands Program and Selects Five Artists for the SOUL Series L Photo National Black Theatre Expands Program and Selects Five Artists for the SOUL Series LAB Residency Program
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teera??s National Black Theatre has expanded its SOUL Series LAB Residency Programs to select five artists. Due to the impact of the pandemic on freelance artists, NBT wanted to deepen its investment in Black artists and support the professional development of key stakeholders of creative production within American Theatre.

Park Avenue Armory to Debut New Commissions by 100 Women on Centennial of 19th Amendm Photo Park Avenue Armory to Debut New Commissions by 100 Women on Centennial of 19th Amendment
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2020

On August 18, marking the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, Park Avenue Armory and lead partner National Black Theatre, together with nine other New York City cultural institutions, will unveil the next phase of the 100 Years | 100 Women initiative.

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by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2020

Read National Black Theatre Founder Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's 'Letter to the Future' Photo Read National Black Theatre Founder Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's 'Letter to the Future'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020

As part of its Founder's Month celebration honoring the life and work of Dr.  Barbara Ann Teer, the National Black Theatre has released her 1991 'Letter to the Future'.

The Past And Future Of Black Theater: National Black Theatre Celebrates Founder's Mon Photo The Past And Future Of Black Theater: National Black Theatre Celebrates Founder's Month 2020
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020

Harlem's historic National Black Theatre (NBT) is hosting an annual salute to its founder and CEO emerita, the late Dr. Barbara Ann Teer, with NBT's Founder's Month, a month-long celebration of Teer, Black theater and community. Running through July 18, the celebration will feature the launch of [email protected]: A Letter to the Future, a new series of online conversations on theater, current events and Black history with guests including Toshi Reagon, Ebony Noelle Golden, adrienne maree brown, Jonathan McCrory, Sade Lythcott, members of the theater's original company of a?oeLiberators,a?? and more, and the launch of NBT's VISION Forward Fund Campaign, a fundraising drive to support and advance the theater well into the future.

National Black Theatre Celebrates Founder's Month 2020 Photo National Black Theatre Celebrates Founder's Month 2020
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020

Harlem's historic National Black Theatre (NBT) is hosting an annual salute to its founder and CEO emerita, the late Dr. Barbara Ann Teer, with NBT's Founder's Month, a month-long celebration of Teer, Black theater and community.

BWW Exclusive: The National Black Theatre Team Makes Statement With A SEAT AT OUR TAB Photo BWW Exclusive: The National Black Theatre Team Makes Statement With A SEAT AT OUR TABLE
by BWW Features - Jun 15, 2020

What's past is prologue. The United States has never not been on fire for Black, Indigenous, and people of color. Never. Not one day. There has always been a foot, a knee, a noose on our necks for every single generation before ours. Without rest, without remorse. The fire has been full blaze.

National Black Theatre Opens Application For The 2020-22 Soul Directing Residency Photo National Black Theatre Opens Application For The 2020-22 Soul Directing Residency
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) is now accepting application submissions for its SOUL Directing Residency until June 4, 2020 at 11:59pm EST.

National Black Theatre's Playwright Residency Deadline Extended Photo National Black Theatre's Playwright Residency Deadline Extended
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) is now accepting application submissions for its I AM SOUL Playwright Residency Program. Due to the disruption to the artistic community caused by COVID-19, the deadline for submission has been extended to Monday, May 11, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. EST. To gain access to the application and learn more about the program, visit www.nationalblacktheatre.org. Inquiries about the application process should be directed to [email protected]

National Black Theatre Launches NBT@Home Photo National Black Theatre Launches [email protected]
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) will go live with its latest initiative, [email protected]: Uplifting Communal Resilience, on Wednesday, April 22.

TCG Announces Fourteenth Round of Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships Photo TCG Announces Fourteenth Round of Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2020

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

Photo Flash: Quick Silver Theater Company (QSTC) Celebrates Pearl Cleage With Reading Photo Photo Flash: Quick Silver Theater Company (QSTC) Celebrates Pearl Cleage With Reading Of ANGRY, RAUCOUS AND SHAMELESSLY GORGEOUS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2020

Quick Silver Theater Company (QSTC) presented a staged reading of Pearl Cleage's latest play Angry, Raucous and Shamelessly Gorgeous, featuring Crystal Fox (A Fall from Grace, 'Big Little Lies,' Burden opposite Forrest Whittaker, 'The Haves and Have Nots') as Anna Campbell, Tony nominee and QSTC company member Pascale Armand (Eclipsed) as Precious Pete Watson, Tony nominee Brenda Braxton (Smokey Joe's Café) as Kate Hughes and Two-time Audelco Award winner Marjorie L. Johnson (Coleman Domingo's-Dot) as Betty Samson at the National Black Theatre, 2031 125th Street & National Black Theatre Way (5th Avenue) 10035 on February 20.

National Black Theatre Has Announced Their Newest I AM SOUL Workshop Productions Photo National Black Theatre Has Announced Their Newest I AM SOUL Workshop Productions
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre [NBT] announces the two workshop productions of its 51st Season 'SOUL Journey: NBT Beyond Walls': Bayano by Darrel Alejandro Holnes, directed by Jeffrey Page, and Retreat by Tracey Conyer Lee, directed by Zhailon Levingston, running March 11-15 and April 1-5 respectively.

Park Avenue Armory Announces Partners For 100 Years | 100 Women Commissions Initiativ Photo Park Avenue Armory Announces Partners For 100 Years | 100 Women Commissions Initiative
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2020

Park Avenue Armory, with lead partner National Black Theatre, today announced it has invited ten New York City-based cultural institutions to join 100 Years |100 Women, a two-part, multidisciplinary initiative marking the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Together, this cohort of institutionsa?"which includes the Apollo Theater; The Juilliard School; La MaMa Experimental Theatre Company; The Laundromat Project; The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Museum of the Moving Image; National Sawdust; New York University (Department of Photography and Imaging, Tisch School of the Arts; Office of Global Inclusion, Diversity and Strategic Innovation; and Institute of African American Affairs & Center for Black Visual Culture); and Urban Bush Womena?"is commissioning one hundred artists who self-identify as women to respond to this significant anniversary.

National Black Theatre On Its Soul Journey Partners With Six Arts Institutions For It Photo National Black Theatre On Its Soul Journey Partners With Six Arts Institutions For Its 51st Season Beyond Its Walls
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2019

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) announces its 2019-2020 season, a?oeSOUL Journey: NBT Beyond Walls.a?? In preparation for the redevelopment project of its current site, National Black Theatre continues its program NBT Beyond Walls. Established during the 50th season, NBT Beyond Walls is an opportunity to harness NBT's legacy, pedagogy, and commitment to Black artistry and share it with other institutions around the world. Highlights of the 51st season include a record-setting number of partnerships for NBT including Apollo Theater, The Bushwick Starr, Carnegie Hall, New York University Tisch Department of Drama, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. NBT will present eight productions this season including several commissions and the two workshop productions from NBT's current I AM SOUL Playwright Residents.

National Black Theatre Selects Four Artists for the Soul Series Lab Residency Program Photo National Black Theatre Selects Four Artists for the Soul Series Lab Residency Program
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2019

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT), celebrating its 51st season, has selected four artists for the SOUL Series LAB (Liberating Artistic Bravery) Residency Programs, which is comprised of three signature programs: I AM SOUL Playwright Residency, SOUL Producing Residency, and SOUL Directing Residency. 

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