Due to Popular Demand, Flushing Town Hall Extends Stream of “André De Shields is Frederick Douglass: Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory” through March 15

Last night, Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields became the first artist to perform live from the Flushing Town Hall theatre stage in almost a year. Mr. De Shields featured excerpts from his solo show, “André De Shields is Frederick Douglass: Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory,” which explores the life and achievements of the great emancipator Frederick Douglass.  In celebration of Black … Continue reading Due to Popular Demand, Flushing Town Hall Extends Stream of “André De Shields is Frederick Douglass: Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory” through March 15

Feb. 27: Black History Trilogy II – Divine Sass: A Tribute to the Music, Life, and Legacy of Sarah Vaughan Starring Tony Winner Lillias White Streams from Flushing Town Hall

Feb. 27: Black History Trilogy II – Divine Sass: A Tribute to the Music, Life, and Legacy of Sarah Vaughan Starring Tony Winner Lillias White Streams from Flushing Town Hall https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8OE Continue reading Feb. 27: Black History Trilogy II – Divine Sass: A Tribute to the Music, Life, and Legacy of Sarah Vaughan Starring Tony Winner Lillias White Streams from Flushing Town Hall

Feb. 27: Tony Winners André De Shields, Whoopi Goldberg and George Faison Join Black Theatre Coalition and Playbill’s UPON THESE SHOULDERS Black History Month Concert

Tonight at 8pm: Tony Winners André De Shields, Whoopi Goldberg and George Faison Join Black Theatre Coalition and Playbill’s UPON THESE SHOULDERS Black History Month Concert https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8Mn The full lineup features Ahmad Simmons, Aisha Jackson, Amber Iman, Anastacia McCleskey, André De Shields, Ari Groover, Bebe Winans, Brandon Victor Dixon, Brittney Johnson, Bryonha Parham, Camille A. Brown, Carly Hughes, Charles Randolph-Wright, Christina Sajous, Daniel J. Watts, DJ Duggz, George Faison, Harry Lennix, Khaila Wilcoxon, Kimberly Marable, Lilli Cooper, Malcolm Armwood, Marisha Wallace, Mayor of Chicago Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Washington, D.C. Muriel Bowser, Marlies Yearby, Merle Dandridge, Michael R. Jackson, Nathan Lee Graham, Nick Rashad Burroughs, Norm Lewis, Paul Tazewell, Phillip Boykin, Raja Feather Kelly, Savion Glover, Shereen Pimentel, Stephanie Umoh, Tamika Lawrence, Tituss Burgess, Tracee Beazer Barrett, Tramaine Gray, Valisia LeKae, Whoopi Goldberg and Wynton Marsalis. Continue reading Feb. 27: Tony Winners André De Shields, Whoopi Goldberg and George Faison Join Black Theatre Coalition and Playbill’s UPON THESE SHOULDERS Black History Month Concert

Feb. 23: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN to Present ‘Black Inspiration’ Virtual Audience Development Initiative Featuring Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Keenan Scott II and Michael Dinwiddie

Feb. 23: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN to Present ‘Black Inspiration’ Virtual Audience Development Initiative Featuring Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Keenan Scott II and Michael Dinwiddie https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8M7 The Black Public Relations Society – New York and the Black Theatre Network, in association with SimonSays Entertainment Continue reading Feb. 23: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN to Present ‘Black Inspiration’ Virtual Audience Development Initiative Featuring Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Keenan Scott II and Michael Dinwiddie

Feb. 26: Black History Trilogy III: André De Shields is Frederick Douglass: Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory Streams from Flushing Town Hall

Feb. 26: Black History Trilogy III: André De Shields is Frederick Douglass: Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory Streams from Flushing Town Hall https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8JA #blackhistorymonth Continue reading Feb. 26: Black History Trilogy III: André De Shields is Frederick Douglass: Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory Streams from Flushing Town Hall

André De Shields in “Frederick Douglass: Mine Eyes Have Seen The Glory”. © Lia Chang

Broadway’s Alton Fitzgerald White (2/5), Lillias White (2/18), and Triple Crown Winner André De Shields (2/26) to present the works of John Lewis, Sarah Vaughan, and Frederick Douglass for Flushing Town Hall’s Black History Trilogy in Celebration of Black History Month

Broadway’s Alton Fitzgerald White (2/5), Lillias White (2/18), and Triple Crown Winner André De Shields (2/26) to present the works of John Lewis, Sarah Vaughan, and Frederick Douglass for Flushing Town Hall’s Black History Trilogy in Celebration of Black History Month https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8FN Continue reading Broadway’s Alton Fitzgerald White (2/5), Lillias White (2/18), and Triple Crown Winner André De Shields (2/26) to present the works of John Lewis, Sarah Vaughan, and Frederick Douglass for Flushing Town Hall’s Black History Trilogy in Celebration of Black History Month