THOUGHTS: Choir Boy

Choir Boy Ensemble

Pharus (Jelani Alladin), Junior (Rotimi Agbabiaka), David (Forest Van Dyke), Bobby (Dimitri Woods) and AJ (Jaysen Wright) performing. Photo credit: Kevin Berne

It seems fitting to see a play that deals homosexuality on the day the US Supreme Court ruled in favor of gay marriage. Like Loving v. Virginia almost a half-century ago, Obergefell v. Hodge is poised to change history.

Tarell Alvin McCraney originally debuted Choir Boy in September 2012, but with the Supreme Court decision and the recent attacks on African-American congregations in the South, it feels like it was written specifically for the audience of June 2015.

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TONY TUESDAY: The Artists of Color amongst the 2013-2014 Tony Nominating Commitee

tony tuesdayIn our latest addition of Tony Tuesday we are ecstatic to announce a bit of breaking news! On July 15, the nominating committee for the 2013-2014 Broadway season was announced by the Tony Awards Administration Committee.

The Nominating Committee attends all productions during the Broadway season and meets to determine, by vote, the Tony Award nominees for that season.

The committee of Tony nominators, which has been expanded to 46 members for the 2013-14 season, includes two artists of color; Veronica Claypool and Kent Gash. Keep reading to get to know these two new additions!

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