Black Theatre Troupe and Childsplay Team Up To Perform Story of Muhammed Ali

Childsplay and Black Theatre Troupe are joining forces to produce “And In This Corner: Cassius Clay,” to be performed from Jan. 27 through March 3. The play is the story of the young Muhammed Ali growing up in the segregated South of the 1950s. The play documents Ali’s youth under his birth name of Cassius […]

‘Black Nativity’ Performances Extended Due to High Demand

Due to popular demand, Black Theatre Troupe will extend its performances of its holiday production “Black Nativity” from December 1 to December 17.   Last year, the production written by Harlem Renaissance poet Langston Hughes sold out with this year’s event promising new musical selections, dynamic gospel choruses, soloists and dance ensembles.   The production […]