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America's Next Top Model Winner Naima Mora to Star In THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF A WOM Photo America's Next Top Model Winner Naima Mora to Star In THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF A WOMAN IN NEED
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2021

America's Next Top Model winner Naima Mora will star in the World Premiere of THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF A WOMAN IN NEED. This new play is written by Naima Mora and Marishka S. Phillips and directed by Marishka S. Phillips.

AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL Winner Naima Mora Will Lead THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF A WOMA Photo AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL Winner Naima Mora Will Lead THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF A WOMAN IN NEED Off-Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Aug 27, 2021

Naima Mora, winner of America's Next Top Model, will star in the off-Broadway production of The Amazing Adventures of a Woman in Need.

International Partners To Launch Virtual Performance Of The World Premiere Of BECOMIN Photo International Partners To Launch Virtual Performance Of The World Premiere Of BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl's Journey
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2020

The Harlem Shakespeare Festival in partnership with The National Arts Club is pleased to announce the World Premiere of BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl's Journey, a solo, multimedia theatrical performance recorded live at The Center at West Park and streamed on Zoom, Monday, December 14th at 7:00pm.

Multitalented Acting Coach Marishka S. Phillips Finds Success As A Director Photo Multitalented Acting Coach Marishka S. Phillips Finds Success As A Director
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2020

Marishka S. Phillips, a former Broadway musical theater performer turned acting coach, is attaining new success as a director.

Celebrate Eartha Kitt's 93rd Birthday Over MLK Weekend with DOWN TO EARTHA Photo Celebrate Eartha Kitt's 93rd Birthday Over MLK Weekend with DOWN TO EARTHA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 8, 2020

Actress, singer, author, and activist Eartha Kitt might be best known as the singer behind 'Santa Baby' and 'C'est si bon,' or as the third Catwoman on the sixties Batman TV series.

Deirdra McDowell Channels Eartha Kitt In DOWN TO EARTHA Photo Deirdra McDowell Channels Eartha Kitt In DOWN TO EARTHA
by Julie Musbach - Jul 30, 2019

In 1968 while at the height of her career as a world renowned entertainer, Eartha Kitt was also working as one of the main lobbyist for a group of young activists called the Rebels With A Cause

Tony Winners LaChanze and Lillias White Star in MELINDA Short Film Photo Tony Winners LaChanze and Lillias White Star in MELINDA Short Film
by Movies News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

Filming has been completed on writer/director Marishka S. Phillips', MELINDA, a suspense-filled short, starring Tony Award winner LaChanze in the title role.

R&B Star Monifah Joins Broadway Vet Virginia Woodruff in FOR ALL MY GIRLS: A Musical Celebrating the Everyday Diva
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2016

Today, Tmapp, in association with CBO Entertainment, announced an Equity Showcase presentation of FOR ALL MY GIRLS: A Musical Celebrating the 'Everyday Diva,' scheduled for 12 performances only, Monday through Today, December 5 - 17, 2016 at The Poet's Den Theatre, 309 East 108th Street, in New York City.

FOR ALL MY GIRLS: A Musical Celebrating the 'Everyday Diva', Featuring R&B Singer Monifah, Changes Venue
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 9, 2016

Today, Tmapp, in association with CBO Entertainment, announced that the Equity Showcase production of FOR ALL MY GIRLS: A Musical Celebrating the 'Everyday Diva,' has changed venues. Beginning Friday, December 9, 2016, the musical will play MIST Harlem (www.mistharlem.com), uptown's premiere live performance and special event venue through December 20, 2016.

R&B Star Monifah Joins Broadway Vet Virginia Woodruff in FOR ALL MY GIRLS: A Musical Celebrating the Everyday Diva
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Today, Tmapp, in association with CBO Entertainment, announced an Equity Showcase presentation of FOR ALL MY GIRLS: A Musical Celebrating the 'Everyday Diva,' scheduled for 12 performances only, Monday through Saturday, December 5 - 17, 2016 at The Poet's Den Theatre, 309 East 108th Street, in New York City.

Cherie Danielle in The Diary of an Afro Goddess Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! The Diary of an Afro Goddess Hip-Hop to Civil Rights via Metaphysics Cherie! is Nominated for The 'Viv' AUDELCO Award for Best Solo Performance!!!

Cherie Danielle to Star in One Woman Show, DIARY OF AN AFRO GODDESS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

The Diary of an Afro Goddess, a fresh, new, unapologetic, dynamic one-woman show, written and performed by the magical and nuanced, Cherie Danielle, is returning for 6 more performances at the World Famous Nuyorican Poet's Cafe, November 8-10 and 14-16, all performances at 7PM. 

Cherie Danielle to Star in One Woman Show, DIARY OF AN AFRO GODDESS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

The Diary of an Afro Goddess, a fresh, new, unapologetic, dynamic one-woman show, written and performed by the magical and nuanced, Cherie Danielle, is returning for 6 more performances at the World Famous Nuyorican Poet's Cafe, November 8-10 and 14-16, all performances at 7PM. 

New York Casting Director Marishka S. Phillips to Host Master Class in Houston
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2016

Marishka S. Phillips, Broadway actress, accomplished director and official New York casting director, is coming to Houston to host a two-day theatrical preparatory master class on September 24-25, 2016 presented by Greta Williams of The Williams Group.

New York Casting Director Marishka S. Phillips to Host Master Class in Houston
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

Marishka S. Phillips, Broadway actress, accomplished director and official New York casting director, is coming to Houston to host a two-day theatrical preparatory master class on September 24-25, 2016 presented by Greta Williams of The Williams Group.

Workshop of SIREN'S DEN Set for Under St. Mark's This April
by Louisa Brady - Mar 12, 2016

A workshop production of the new rock musical, Siren's Den will be presented at Under St. Mark's on April 3rd and 4th at 7:30pm. A portion of the show was previously seen in the 2014 West Village Musical Theater Festival. The musical is a cautionary tale about the emptiness of fame, the blindness of love, and the healing powers of writing through the darkest times.

LATE BUS TO MECCA & EVERY GOODBYE AIN'T GONE to Play Studio Theatre, 3/28-4/6
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 5, 2014

Two classic African American plays - Late Bus To Mecca and Every Goodbye Ain't Gone are returning to the stage in a new and unique off-Broadway production at The Studio Theatre (410 West 42nd Street) in New York's Theatre District. With a limited run from Friday, March 28 through Sunday, April 6 2014, Late Bus To Mecca and Every Goodbye Ain't Gone are being produced by Lauren M. Smith and Michael Sonnenberg, and directed by Marishka S. Phillips.