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by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 14, 2021

Review Roundup: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Opens On Broadway! Photo Review Roundup: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Opens On Broadway!
by Review Roundups - Oct 13, 2021

Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opens on Broadway tonight, October 13, at the John Golden Theatre. Let's see what the critics had to say!

VIDEO: GOOD MORNING AMERCA Goes Behind the Scenes of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Photo VIDEO: GOOD MORNING AMERCA Goes Behind the Scenes of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN
by Michael Major - Oct 13, 2021

Just before its opening night on Broadway, Good Morning America went behind the scenes of Thoughts of a Colored Man, the first Broadway play in history to be written and directed by Black men, and to include a cast of all Black men. Watch the interview with the play's cast and creatives now!

Lantern Theater Company Announces Five-Week Extension of ME AND THE DEVIL Photo Lantern Theater Company Announces Five-Week Extension of ME AND THE DEVIL
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Lantern Theater Company announced today that its world premiere digital production of Me and the Devil, the Lantern's first collaboration with nationally prominent director and playwright Steve H. Broadnax III, will extend its streaming run through Sunday, November 21, 2021, to meet audience demand.

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Officially Opens on Broadway Tonight; Meet the Cast! Photo THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Officially Opens on Broadway Tonight; Meet the Cast!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opens on Broadway on October 13, at the John Golden Theatre. Meet the cast and learn more about who is starring in the play!

Photos: Robin Givens Pays a Visit to THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Photo Photos: Robin Givens Pays a Visit to THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021

Robin Givens joined the standing ovation cheering from the front row at last night‚Äôs preview performance of Broadway‚Äôs ‚ÄúThoughts of a Colored Man‚ÄĚ at the Golden Theater. After the show she congratulated the cast including her long- time friend, Luke James.

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Announces New Opening Night Date of October 13th Photo THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Announces New Opening Night Date of October 13th
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2021

Get full details on Thoughts of a Colored Man, the new Broadway play by Keenan Scott II and directed by Steve Broadnax III, will officially open on Wednesday, October 13th. The production is produced by Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Diana DiMenna, Kandi Burruss, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Samira Wiley, The Shubert Organization, and The Nederlander Organization.

VIDEO: Tristan Mack Wilds & Luke James Honor First Preview of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED M Photo VIDEO: Tristan Mack Wilds & Luke James Honor First Preview of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 2, 2021

Mack gave thanks to playwright and Broadway’s newest voice, Keenan Scott II, and in honor of the first performance, Luke James sang and acapella blessing to the cast and the production and to all the Broadway theaters and their casts.

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Teams Up With merch. - The First Black-Owned Broadway Merch Photo THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Teams Up With merch. - The First Black-Owned Broadway Merchandise Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021

merch., the first Black-owned Broadway merchandise company, has announced that it will create and sell unique merchandise for Thoughts of a Colored Man, beginning previews at the John Golden Theatre on October 1.

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Offers Free Haircuts To The Community In Bronx And Brooklyn Photo THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Offers Free Haircuts To The Community In Bronx And Brooklyn
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2021

In partnership with the YMCA of Greater New York, Thoughts of a Colored Man hosted a Youth and Community event at the Castle Hill YMCA in the Bronx and the North Brooklyn YMCA where there was a Mobile Barbershop ready to treat community members to free haircuts.

Esau Pritchett Joins The Cast Of THOUGHTS FOR A COLORED MAN On Broadway Photo Esau Pritchett Joins The Cast Of THOUGHTS FOR A COLORED MAN On Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021

Mr. Pritchett replaces originally announced Keith David.  A private family matter has caused Mr. David to depart the production.

FIRESIDE Comes to Cumston Hall Next Month Photo FIRESIDE Comes to Cumston Hall Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

These spooky classics are given new life as chilling theatrical stories. Though told with some humor, this production might be too intense and scary for very young audiences. 

Photos: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Celebrates the Start of Rehearsals! Photo Photos: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Celebrates the Start of Rehearsals!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2021

Tuesday night marked the first day of rehearsals for the new Broadway play ‚ÄúThoughts of a Colored Man‚ÄĚ by Keenan Scott II.¬†To celebrate the event, The Shubert Organization hosted a cocktail reception at their legendary JJ Shubert Penthouse atop Sardi‚Äôs Building.

Bjorn DuPaty and Garrett Turner Complete the Cast of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Photo Bjorn DuPaty and Garrett Turner Complete the Cast of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2021

Casting has been completed for the upcoming Broadway premiere of Thoughts of a Colored Man with Bjorn DuPaty and Garrett Turner joining as understudies. Rehearsals begin Tuesday, September 7th. 

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 28, 2021

This week (June 28- July 4) in live streaming: Emma Kingston and Josh Gad visit Backstage Live, Tovah Feldshuh in Becoming Dr. Ruth, a Jenn Colella Masterclass, and so much more!

Photo Flash: See Adrienne Warren, Miguel Cervantes, Jelani Alladin & More at the Reop Photo Photo Flash: See Adrienne Warren, Miguel Cervantes, Jelani Alladin & More at the Reopening of Bond 45
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 25, 2021

Adrienne Warren (Tina in Tina: The Tina Turner Musical) and Miguel Cervantes (Alexander Hamilton in Hamilton) joined Bond 45 owner, Shelly Fireman in a ribbon cutting celebrating the reopening of Bond 45 and revitalization of Times Square.

How Broadway Is Celebrating Juneteenth 2021 and How to Tune In Photo How Broadway Is Celebrating Juneteenth 2021 and How to Tune In
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 18, 2021

President Biden has just signed a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday, and while that news is enough to celebrate, there are plenty of theatrical festivities going on this weekend to keep the party going. BroadwayWorld has pulled together a list of what you can watch from home!

Jacqueline B. Arnold, Nick Rashad Burroughs, Kimber Elayne Sprawl & More Join BROADWA Photo Jacqueline B. Arnold, Nick Rashad Burroughs, Kimber Elayne Sprawl & More Join BROADWAY CELEBRATES JUNETEENTH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021

The Broadway League has announced the performers for Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth, a free outdoor event centered around Black joy and unity that will feature Black Broadway performers in a 90-minute concert with live music provided by The Music Performance Trust Fund.

Wake Up With BWW 5/25: HADESTOWN and GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announce Broadway Re Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/25: HADESTOWN and GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announce Broadway Return Dates, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2021

Hadestown and Girl From the North Country have just announced their Broadway return dates! Hadestown will reopen on September 2, with Girl From the North Country coming on October 13. Additionally, Thoughts of a Colored Man is set to come to Broadway on October 31. The production will star Dyllón Burnside, Keith David, Luke James, and more.

Breaking: Dyllón Burnside, Keith David, Luke James & More to Star in THOUGHTS OF A C Photo Breaking: Dyllón Burnside, Keith David, Luke James & More to Star in THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN; Opening on Broadway on October 31
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2021

Today, producers Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Diana DiMenna, Samira Wiley, Sheryl Lee Ralph, The Shubert Organization, and The Nederlander Organization announced complete casting for Thoughts of a Colored Man, the new play by Keenan Scott II, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III.

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