This will be a truly unparalleled presentation of great theatre by great playwrights-- pioneers of the Black Theatre Movement, as well as those who are carrying on the work of giving dramatic expression to the Black experience. The series features works by: Lynn Nottage, Suzan-Lori Parks, Alice Childress, Ed Bullins, James Baldwin, Amiri Baraka, Wesley Brown, Pearl Cleage, Philip Hayes Dean, Lonne Elder, J.e. Franklin, P.J. Gibson, Charles Gordone, James de Jongh, Adam Kennedy, Adrienne Kennedy, Bill Harris, Lawrence Holder, Mustafa Matura, Ron Milner, Alexander Simmons, Richard Wesley, Talvin Wilks and Ntozake Shange.
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