Books tagged: black theater

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The African Tragedian
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Shakespeare
Ira Aldridge, America's earliest important Black actor, became one of the most celebrated Shakespearean actors of nineteenth century Europe. This dramatic montage traces the joyous moment that performance can bring and the hurtful reality of being Black during racial slavery.
Multicultural Theater in Los Angeles During the Early 1990s
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Is there multicultural theater in Los Angeles? If so, who is involved? Can the identity and nature of diversity be codified? "Multicultural Theater in Los Angeles During the Early 1990s" examines Asian, Chicano/Hispanic and Black theater communities. This historical narrative defines the major professional theaters, the actors and writers and how funding affects professional Los Angeles Theater.
The Impact of Music, Dance, and Theater from the Harlem Renaissance
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Veenstra/Exploited Publishing Inc. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
In the late 1880s, blacks began to emerge as professionals in many areas including scientific research, and artistic achievement. By the 1900s, many had become intellectuals, scientist, poets, artist, and musicians. Some of the more illuminating of these intellectuals lived or migrated to Harlem where there was a desire to both defend and endorse the talents and worth’s of blacks.