Paying tribute to the heyday of black...

Paying tribute to the heyday of black playwrights

There are 1 comment on the Newsday story from Aug 10, 2008, titled Paying tribute to the heyday of black playwrights. In it, Newsday reports that:

'Hair" is not the only modern theater legend being revisited this summer. The Negro Ensemble Company, a huge force in the tumultuous '60s and '70s, is the focus of a retrospective by Off-Broadway's invaluable ...

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Woodie King Jr


#1 Aug 10, 2008
I think funders should be ashamed to let a company so vital as NEC have to rely on a white controlled theatre like Signature to be funded for these revivals. Can't they see this is very very modern racism! Linda Winer and Newsday must know about vital work thats being done at other Black Theatres. Please write about it;you have black readers as well as white readers

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