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'Holler If Ya Hear Me' Musical's Broadway Run Cut Short

‘Holler If Ya Hear Me’ Musical’s Broadway Run Cut Short

by Jamilah King on July 16 2014, 1:48PM

It might a lot harder for hip-hop musicals to make it on Broadway.

Topics: Culture

Kenny Leon: 2pac Belongs With August Wilson and Shakespeare

Kenny Leon: 2pac Belongs With August Wilson and Shakespeare

by Jamilah King on June 23 2014, 4:40PM

The legendary director on how we should appreciate ‘Pac’s work.

Topics: Culture

Listen to J. Period's 2pac Remix From 'Holler If Ya Hear Me' Mixtape

Listen to J. Period’s 2pac Remix From ‘Holler If Ya Hear Me’ Mixtape

by Jamilah King on June 20 2014, 12:50PM

The new project is inspired by this summer’s Broadway musical.

Topics: Culture

Poet Saul Williams to Star in Broadway Musical Inspired by 2pac

Poet Saul Williams to Star in Broadway Musical Inspired by 2pac

by Jamilah King on April 7 2014, 5:01PM

“Holler If You Hear Me” opens this summer.

Topics: Culture

Broadway Success of 'Aladdin' Underscores Need for Arab Actors

Broadway Success of ‘Aladdin’ Underscores Need for Arab Actors

by Jamilah King on April 4 2014, 10:37AM

Critics of ‘colorblind casting’ blast the Broadway success of the musical.

Topics: Culture

You Can Add the Tupac Shakur Musical to Your Calendar

You Can Add the Tupac Shakur Musical to Your Calendar

by Jamilah King on January 8 2014, 2:33PM

The show will feature some of the rapper’s most beloved songs.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Sorry Haters. A Black Nun Does Belong in Broadway's 'Sound of Music'

Sorry Haters. A Black Nun Does Belong in Broadway’s ‘Sound of Music’

by Akiba Solomon on December 19 2013, 1:53PM

Haters have been claiming that Audra McDonald’s role in “The Sound of Music” is ahistorical. Religion Dispatches proves them wrong.

Topics: History, /NOW

Asian-Americans Speak Out Against New Run of 'Miss Saigon'

Asian-Americans Speak Out Against New Run of ‘Miss Saigon’

by Jamilah King on September 24 2013, 8:19AM

Critics accuse the play of trafficking in age-old Asian stereotypes, and they’re speaking out.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

'Motown the Musical' Had Its Best Week Ever

‘Motown the Musical’ Had Its Best Week Ever

by Jamilah King on June 18 2013, 9:34AM

The show set a new box office record.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

'Cotton Club Parade' Moves to Broadway

‘Cotton Club Parade’ Moves to Broadway

by Jorge Rivas on January 9 2013, 1:55PM

Cotton Club Parade is a celebration of Duke Ellington’s years at the famed Harlem nightclub in the 1920s.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

How to Talk About Race Without Getting Stuck in 'Clybourne Park'

How to Talk About Race Without Getting Stuck in ‘Clybourne Park’

by Tiffany Bradley on June 8 2012, 10:03AM

Bruce Norris’ bleak view of the state of America’s race discussion is up for a Tony Award this weekend. While you’re watching the ceremony, you can try out these tools for avoiding the quagmire in which the characters of “Clybourne Park” find themselves.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Casting for Tupac Shakur Broadway Musical Starts Saturday

Casting for Tupac Shakur Broadway Musical Starts Saturday

by Jorge Rivas on March 5 2012, 6:47PM

The Broadway musical titled “Holler If Ya Hear Me” inspired by and featuring the music of the late Tupac Amaru Shakur is finally headed to Broadway!

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

3 Black Female Playwrights Debut New Work on Broadway

3 Black Female Playwrights Debut New Work on Broadway

by Hatty Lee on September 21 2011, 10:04AM

Katori Hall, Lydia R. Diamond and Suzan-Lori Parks are all set to kick off a remarkable season on Broadway this year.

Topics: Arts & Culture

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