Tag Archives: off-broadway

  • Final Weekend: Marishka S. Phillips Revisits Two Classic 1-Act Plays in NYC

    Apr 3, 14 by Al-Lateef Farmer 1 Comment


    *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 […]

  • Off-Broadway Musical ‘Sistas’ To Air on BET (Trailer)

    Oct 25, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


      *Television audiences nationwide (who have cable) will get a chance to see the long-running off-Broadway musical, Sistas. A live performance of the show was adapted to film and will be broadcast on BET on October 27. Check your local listings for air times. A celebration of African American women’s history, Sistas centers on a […]

  • Dee Dee Bridgewater Stars in Off-Broadway’s ‘Lady Day’

    Aug 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Tickets are now available for the off-Broadway production of Lady Day, a bio play with music starring Tony and Grammy winner Dee Dee Bridgewater as legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday. The show begins performances September 12 at the Little Shubert Theatre, with opening set for September 26. Written and directed by Stephen Stahl and featuring […]

  • La Toya Jackson to Replace Jackee Harry Off-Broadway

    Aug 21, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *La Toya Jackson will take over for Jackée Harry in Rick Crom’s off-Broadway production of NEWSical the Musical, which merges celebrity and political scandals through music. “I’ve wanted to do [theatre] but on Broadway the shows play for such a long, extended time,” she told the New York Post. Jackson begins her one-week limited engagement […]

  • Usher Talks Big Theater Debut and New Music

    May 28, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Usher certainly showed up and showed out for his one night only appearance in the off-Broadway show, “Fuerza Bruta.” The singer worked his butt off to give his audience a real show as the play’s lead, “Running Man,” and even gave a preview to his June 12 album “Looking 4 Myself.” So just like any […]

  • The Classical Theatre of Harlem and Hip-Hop Theater Festival Present the Premiere of ‘Seed’

    Aug 26, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(NEW YORK)  — The OBIE award-winning Classical Theatre of Harlem (Ty Jones, Producing Director) in conjunction with Hip-Hop Theater Festival (Clyde Valentin, Executive Director and Kamilah Forbes, Artistic Director) will present the world and Off-Broadway premiere of SEED, an award-winning play written by Radha Blank and directed by Niegel Smith, at the National Black Theater […]