ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS is a great example that truly all you need to make good theatre is a talented actor to tell a movingly human story.
Pictured: Playwright Benjamin Benne American Blues Theater has named Benjamin Benne as this year’s recipient of the national 2019 Blue Ink Playwriting Award. Benne was selected from a pool 752 submissions, and as part of the award receives a $1,250 and the opportunity to further develop his script, “Alma (or...
American Blues Theater has announced the addition of five new ensemble members and one new artistic affiliate.
Set in 1898, FLYIN’ WEST is the story of Black women pioneers who settled in the town of Nicodemus, Kansas.
American Blues Theater announces casting for the World Premiere of SIX CORNERS, written by Keith Huff and directed by Gary Griffin.
Just as with my first experience watching the film, the story of IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE and the joy and connection these artists brought reminded me again that traditions are important. Clearly, this is one American Blues Theater have made their own, and I think I just might join them.
Playwright Dael Orlandersmith shows her gift for writing with rhythmic expression — using poetry between personal narratives — in BEAUTY’S DAUGHTER.