SIX-Time Tony Winner Audra McDonald Makes History (in Two Ways) with Lady Day Win

Audra McDonald’s Historic Night

by #teamEBONY

Audra McDonald makes history at the Tony awards. Five-time Tony winner no more! Audra McDonald made history in two ways when she took home... Read More

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Amiri Baraka’s ‘Dutchman’ Turns 50 [REVIEW]

by Matthew Allen

The late Amiri Baraka was more than an acclaimed poet and author; he was an anthropologist in real time. Over five decades of his... Read More

Saul Williams Talks Tupac on Broadway

Saul Williams Talks Tupac on Broadway

by Miles Marshall Lewis

Leave it to the late, great Tupac Shakur to bring hiphop to Broadway. Holler if Ya Hear Me—opening June 19 at the Palace Theatre—uses... Read More

‘After Midnight’ Resurrects the Jazz Age [PHOTOS]

‘After Midnight’ Resurrects the Jazz Age [PHOTOS]

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There’s been a lot of vintage vision lately when it comes to the Jazz Age of Harlem USA. Last year, former Time-Warner CEO Richard... Read More

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‘A Raisin in the Sun’ Still a Heartbreaking Classic [REVIEW]

by Miles Marshall Lewis

What is it about A Raisin in the Sun that causes tears every time? (Never bawling, funereal tears, but a lump-in-the-throat, emotional pinch that... Read More

How Much Can Audra McDonald Sound Like Billie Holiday?

Audra McDonald Channels Billie Holiday

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Audra McDonald gives an outstanding performance as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill. You will undoubtedly hear that what Audra... Read More

Woody Allen Doesn't Want Black Actors in His New Play

Woody Allen Wants No Black Actors in New Musical

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Woody Allen apparently refused to cast Black actors and actresses in new musical.  Bullets Over Broadway, a new musical based on Woody Allen's movie... Read More

Cast Revealed For Tupac Musical, 'Holler If Ya Hear Me'

Saul Williams to Star in Tupac Musical

by Huffington Post

Saul Williams to star as Tupac in new musical.  The upcoming Broadway musical inspired by Tupac Shakur songs will star Saul Williams, the poet... Read More

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Denzel Washington:
A Dream Affirmed [INTERVIEW]

by Margena A. Christian

When you’re Denzel Washington and preparing to step into the lead role of Walter Lee Younger for a Broadway revival of Lorraine Hansberry’s A... Read More

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Norm Lewis First Black Phantom of the Opera on Broadway

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Hard to believe Norm Lewis is the first Black actor to ever star in this role on Broadway. Most people know actor Norm Lewis... Read More