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Bio:
Mikayla Bartholomew is the organizer of the Broadway Advocacy Coalition. Performance credits include A Doll's House part 2 at Maltz Jupiter Theatre, The Wedding Gift at The Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University, and Pen/Man/Ship at The Contemporary American Theater Festival ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Mikayla Bartholomew is the organizer of the Broadway Advocacy Coalition. Performance credits include A Doll's House part 2 at Maltz Jupiter Theatre, The Wedding Gift at The Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University, and Pen/Man/Ship at The Contemporary American Theater Festival ... (read complete bio)
Photos: Go Inside A BROADWAY CELEBRATION, Honoring Eight Black Playwrights on Broadwa Photo Photos: Go Inside A BROADWAY CELEBRATION, Honoring Eight Black Playwrights on Broadway This Season
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 7, 2021

CAA Amplify, Broadway Advocacy Coalition, and The Movement Theatre Company co-hosted a celebration of this fall’s eight Black playwrights on Broadway. The event was held on Monday, December 6th at the Paradise Room at The Times Square EDITION. 

Watch Peppermint, Laura Benanti & More Tonight at SING OUT FOR FREEDOM Photo Watch Peppermint, Laura Benanti & More Tonight at SING OUT FOR FREEDOM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2021

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) will welcome both virtual and in-person audiences to enjoy Sing Out For Freedom TONIGHT, Monday, November 22 at 7:30pm (EST at The Town Hall).

Photos: Broadway Advocacy Coalition Poses with Their New Tony Award Photo Photos: Broadway Advocacy Coalition Poses with Their New Tony Award
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 27, 2021

Just yesterday, the Broadway Advocacy Coalition had much to celebrate as one of the recipients of a special award at the 74th Annual Tony Awards. 

Special Tony Awards Announced! The Broadway Advocacy Coalition, AMERICAN UTOPIA & FRE Photo Special Tony Awards Announced! The Broadway Advocacy Coalition, AMERICAN UTOPIA & FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Will Receive
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced today that they will present three Special Tony Awards to The Broadway Advocacy Coalition; David Byrne’s American Utopia and Freestyle Love Supreme.

Celia Keenan-Bolger, Nikki M. James, Philippa Soo and More Join NYCLU Artist Ambassad Photo Celia Keenan-Bolger, Nikki M. James, Philippa Soo and More Join NYCLU Artist Ambassadors Program
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2021

The NYCLU today announced the Artist Ambassadors class of 2021, a multidisciplinary partnership between the organization and New York’s vibrant performing arts community.

New York Theatre Workshop Announces February and March Programming Photo New York Theatre Workshop Announces February and March Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2021

New York Theatre Workshop announced today programming for the months of February & March, including Hilton Als Presents by Artistic Instigator & Pulitzer Prize winner Hilton Als; a benefit reading of For Which It Stands by Lee Edward Colston II; and Open Office Hours, a new NYTW pilot program; as well as free Virtual Programming events.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: September 19-20- with the Broadway Flea Market, Judy Ku Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: September 19-20- with the Broadway Flea Market, Judy Kuhn, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 19, 2020

This weekend (September 19-20) in live streaming: Judy Kuhn sings with Seth Rudetsky, the Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction, and so much more!

Broadway For Biden Presents 'Lift Every Voice: A Virtual Anti-Racism Rally' Photo Broadway For Biden Presents 'Lift Every Voice: A Virtual Anti-Racism Rally'
by Stephi Wild - Sep 18, 2020

Broadway for Biden will present LIFT EVERY VOICE: A VIRTUAL ANTI-RACISM RALLY on Sunday, September 20th at 2:00p.m. EST via the Broadway for Biden Facebook page. 

BWW Interview: How Broadway Advocacy Coalition Is Taking Steps to Address Racism in E Photo BWW Interview: How Broadway Advocacy Coalition Is Taking Steps to Address Racism in Educational Institutions
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 27, 2020

Today, July 27, the Broadway Advocacy Coalition is bringing #BwayforBLM back to the foreground of the conversation, this time focusing on challenging the curriculum, policies, and systems in the ways they disproportionately harm Black students with 'The Miseducation.'

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 Chloe Rabinowitz - 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.

Cast & Crew Representing The African Diaspora Give Modern Take On Yoruba Spirituality Photo Cast & Crew Representing The African Diaspora Give Modern Take On Yoruba Spirituality At Here, NYC
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 2, 2019

Producer Vineyard Entertainment (a sole proprietorship) presents a New York showcase of FEAST: A Yoruba Project with a cast and crew from across the African Diaspora at the Dorothy B. Williams Theater at HERE, July 11 through July 14, 2019. The show will preview July 11th and open July 12th with an opening reception hosted by Taste of Africa USA. Following the 7pm show on July 13th, audience is invited to a 'talkback' with cast and designers.

Photo Flash: First Look At A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 At Maltz Jupiter Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look At A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 At Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 28, 2019

When Henrik Ibsen's Nora slammed the door shut on her marriage in A Doll's House, it was said to be the slam heard around the world.

Broadway Advocacy Coalition And Columbia Law School Announce Participants In Course I Photo Broadway Advocacy Coalition And Columbia Law School Announce Participants In Course Including Cast Members From HAMILTON And WAITRESS
by Stephi Wild - Jan 16, 2019

Broadway Advocacy Coalition? and Columbia Law School? announce the participants in their collaborative course entitled: The Theater of Change: Building the Capacity for Impact through Artistry, Law, and Activism.

Columbia University School Of The Arts Presents LORDES Directed By Katherine Wilkinso Photo Columbia University School Of The Arts Presents LORDES Directed By Katherine Wilkinson
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 2, 2018

Columbia University School of the Arts is proud to present Katherine Wilkinson's (Columbia MFA Directing Candidate 2019) production of LORDES.

Photo Flash: Chisa Hutchinson Speaks as Part of Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2016

As part of the Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program, Playwright Chisa Hutchinson (Dead and Breathing, Dirt Rich, She Like Girls, This Is Not the Play, Sex on Sunday) led writing workshops and a public Q&A at the Frank Center during the Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University. Scroll down for photos!

BWW Review: CATF PEN/MAN/SHIP is a Dramatic, Dark and Unforgettable Theatrical Voyage
by Johnna Leary - Jul 28, 2016

Unlike Anything Goes or some other lighter summer shows set on ships, Christina Anderson's phenomenal new play, pen/man/ship, currently running at the Contemporary American Theater Festival, is a stunningly crafted and unforgettable voyage that confronts modern controversial issues, such as race, religion and gender, in an intriguing historical context.

BWW Review: CATF THE WEDDING GIFT is Visually Stunning, but Difficult to Decipher
by Johnna Leary - Jul 21, 2016

At its basic essence, a play tells a story. But when the audience has difficulty understanding the story and the language, the message, no matter how poignant or powerful, is lost. The Wedding Gift, a world premiere play at the Contemporary American Theater Festival, is a visual feast for audience members, but due to the storytelling method, many audience members are unable to understand the imaginative story.