Revival: Black Stage Works Revisited

Harlem School of the Arts 2015 Professional Reading Series
Presents
REVIVAL: Black Stage Works Revisited

 

The Harlem School of the Arts’ Professional Reading Series will be exploring four significant andunder-produced works by American masters. HSA Theatre has engaged notable professional actors and directors to present these works for the public.

Curated by Paul Carter Harrison

February 9
THE RIVER NIGER
by Joseph A. Walker
(King Kong, A Proper Zulu Man)

Directed by
Douglas Turner Ward
(A Soldier’s Play, Happy Ending and Day of Absence)

REVIVAL-RSVP
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February 23
MINGUS TAKES (3)
by Aishah Rahman
(The Mojo And The Sayso, Lady Day: A Musical Tragedy)

Directed by
Talvin Wilks
(Banana Beer Bath, UDU, The Love Space Demands)

REVIVAL-RSVP
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March 9

LES BLANCS
by Lorraine Hansberry
(A Raisin in the Sun, To be Young Gifted and Black)

Directed by
Kym Moore
(Jomama Jones Radiate, 95 Empire Black Box, The Gospel of Loving Kindness)

REVIVAL-RSVP
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March 23
GOREE CROSSING
by Paul Carter Harrison
(The Great McDaddy, Tabernacle, Tophat)

Directed by
Paul Carter Harrison
(Ain’t Supposed To Die A Natural Death, The Trial of One Short Sighted Black Woman)

REVIVAL-RSVP
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HSA Theatre
647 St. Nicholas Avenue
New York, NY 10030

7 pm – 10 pm
($10 suggested contribution to HSA Theatre)

All readings will be followed by a Q & A session with the artists and light wine & cheese reception.

For information call 212-926-4100 ex 338

Support HSA Theatre Department and bring a friend!