Dr. Indira Etwaroo and Kenny Leon. (Photo of Leon by Lelund Durond Thompson)
EQUITY, DIVERSITY, AND INCLUSION | OPINION
JUNE 10, 2020
A New World Awaits Us
For Black theatre artists, this is a time for healing; for our white counterparts, it is a time of reckoning. Can we make...Read more
Bubbling Brown Sugar, which would have opened the 44th season at The Edison Theatre in September, will move into Season 45. Producing Director, Ron Himes explains, “We were looking forward to opening with BUBBLING BROWN SUGAR but we’re not sure what the world post Covid will be. But, we know things...Read more
PRESS RELEASE: SEASON 43 ENDS - CANCELLATION MARIE AND ROSETTA
ST. LOUIS April 16, 2020 – The Coronavirus Pandemic has significantly disrupted communities and businesses around the world. The St. Louis region and The Black Rep is no different in compliance with the Shelter-at-Home order.
We have held...Read more
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We believe in the power of theatre to bring communities together in the most difficult times, however after much consideration and in an abundance of caution, we’ve made the decision to cancel the remaining performances of Spell #7. While I know our patrons and...Read more
ST. LOUIS FEBRUARY 3, 2020 – “Spell # 7” will be The Black Rep debut of rap artist Tef Poe. Tef Poe has received numerous Hip-Hop awards for his work, and was recently featured as a Harvard Fellow at the W.E.B. DuBois Research institute.
Tef says “This is...Read more