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National Black Theatre Announces 2021/2022 Season Programming Photo National Black Theatre Announces 2021/2022 Season Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2021

The new season includes three New York Premieres and two brand new digital commissions, as they continue to roll out culturally centered programs throughout 2021. In addition, NBT is announcing the fifth Soul Producing Resident, Jordan Flemming, who will be in residence at NBT during this upcoming season.

50 WOMEN IN THEATRE Live Panel Discussion Announced Photo 50 WOMEN IN THEATRE Live Panel Discussion Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

An exclusive live theatre event to celebrate the publication of 50 Women In Theatre at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare's Globe will be presented on Sunday 3 October 2021 at 6pm.

The Public Theater to Tour MOBILE UNIT'S SUMMER OF JOY to All Five Boroughs Photo The Public Theater to Tour MOBILE UNIT'S SUMMER OF JOY to All Five Boroughs
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021

The Public Theater announced today that the theater’s acclaimed MOBILE UNIT will return this summer with MOBILE UNIT’S SUMMER OF JOY, a free four-week tour to all five boroughs beginning July 31 and running through August 29 as New York City joyously returns to life.

National Black Theater Will Replace Harlem Home With New Theater, Apartments, and Ret Photo National Black Theater Will Replace Harlem Home With New Theater, Apartments, and Retail Space
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2021

The National Black Theater is planning its next stage of life,¬†replacing its Harlem home with a 21-story building with apartments, retail and a new theater. The new building being planned at¬†2033 Fifth Avenue will¬†include 222 units of housing, an event space and a communal living room where people might eat, work and hang out; as well as 'health and wellness programming.‚ÄĚ

The JOCUNDA FESTIVAL presents AN INSTITUTION by Daniel A. Takacs Photo The JOCUNDA FESTIVAL presents AN INSTITUTION by Daniel A. Takacs
by Stephi Wild - Apr 5, 2021

The JOCUNDA FESTIVAL presents AN INSTITUTION by Daniel A. Takacs and directed by Van Dirk Fisher, on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 8PM EST and 5PM PST on Zoom.

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week 21 Photo The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week 21
by A.A. Cristi - 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 Chloe Rabinowitz - 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 Stephi Wild - 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 Chloe Rabinowitz - 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 Chloe Rabinowitz - 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 Chloe Rabinowitz - 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 Chloe Rabinowitz - 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 A.A. Cristi - 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 A.A. Cristi - 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 NBT@Home: 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 Chloe Rabinowitz - 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 Stephi Wild - 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 A.A. Cristi - 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 submit@nationalblacktheatre.org.

National Black Theatre Launches NBT@Home Photo National Black Theatre Launches NBT@Home
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) will go live with its latest initiative, NBT@Home: 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 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.

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