Jose Llana, Shaina Taub, Amber Iman, Ato Blankson-Wood, Brian Quijada, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Darius de Haas, Stephanie Chou, Hiroyuki Matsuura, Ike Holter, Kuhoo Verma, Mikhail Fiksel, Sara Porkalob, and More Set for Little Island’s Storytelling Festival

NEW YORK – (June 29, 2021) – Little Island, New York City’s new public park in Hudson River Park by W. 13th Street, announced today the line-up for the 2021 Storytelling Festival, running July 21-25, 2021 and Dance Festival, running September 15-19, 2021. This year’s Storytelling Festival is curated by Little Island Artists-in-Residence PigPen Theatre Co. and the Dance Festival is curated by Little Island … Continue reading Jose Llana, Shaina Taub, Amber Iman, Ato Blankson-Wood, Brian Quijada, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Darius de Haas, Stephanie Chou, Hiroyuki Matsuura, Ike Holter, Kuhoo Verma, Mikhail Fiksel, Sara Porkalob, and More Set for Little Island’s Storytelling Festival

Jun. 19-20: Broadway Inspirational Voices to Perform at Little Island with Guest Appearances by Daniel J. Watts, Ayodele Casel, Phylicia Rashad, Jennifer Nettles, Norm Lewis, and Garen Scribner

Broadway Inspirational Voices, the Tony Award-winning not-for-profit choir, will gather together to perform two nights of special events of gospel and Broadway music at New York City’s newest public park, Little Island, on Saturday, June 19 and Sunday, June 20 at 8 PM ET. The performances, presented by Little Island, will bring together choir members for the first time since the beginning of COVID-19 and … Continue reading Jun. 19-20: Broadway Inspirational Voices to Perform at Little Island with Guest Appearances by Daniel J. Watts, Ayodele Casel, Phylicia Rashad, Jennifer Nettles, Norm Lewis, and Garen Scribner

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

Dec. 13: Patti LuPone, Billy Porter, Telly Leung, Leslie Odom Jr., Crystal Monee Hall, Daniel J. Watts, Shoshana Bean and More Will Join Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices for Holiday Concert Stream   

Dec. 13: Patti LuPone, Billy Porter, Telly Leung, Leslie Odom Jr., Crystal Monee Hall, Daniel J. Watts, Shoshana Bean and More Will Join Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices for Holiday Concert Stream https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7Yx The show will also feature appearances by Leslie Uggams, Phylicia Rashad, Debbie Allen, Audra McDonald, Gavin Creel, Vanessa Williams, Telly Leung, Karen Olivo, Montego Glover, Brian Stokes Mitchell, LaChanze, Celia Rose Gooding, Angela Grovey, Marva Hicks, Lisa Lynne Mathis, Michael McElroy, John Eric Parker, Angela Robinson, Cynthia Vance, Schele Williams and Jeanine Tesori. Continue reading Dec. 13: Patti LuPone, Billy Porter, Telly Leung, Leslie Odom Jr., Crystal Monee Hall, Daniel J. Watts, Shoshana Bean and More Will Join Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices for Holiday Concert Stream   

Video: Derrick Baskin, Daniel J. Watts and Brett Williams in ARMSTRONG NOW Initiative – “Pure Imagination” / “What a Wonderful World”

Video: Derrick Baskin, Daniel J. Watts and Brett Williams in ARMSTRONG NOW Initiative – “Pure Imagination” / “What a Wonderful World” https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7DQ Continue reading Video: Derrick Baskin, Daniel J. Watts and Brett Williams in ARMSTRONG NOW Initiative – “Pure Imagination” / “What a Wonderful World”

Watch: Signature Theatre to Present Reunion Reading of Suzan-Lori Parks’ THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN THE WHOLE ENTIRE WORLD Featuring Brittany Bellizeare, William DeMeritt, Patrena Murray, Reynaldo Piniella, Julian Rozzell, Roslyn Ruff, Mirirai Sithole, David Ryan Smith, Daniel J. Watts, Jamar Williams, and Amelia Workman

Oct. 27: Signature Theatre to Present Reunion Reading of Suzan-Lori Parks’ THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN THE WHOLE ENTIRE WORLD Featuring Brittany Bellizeare, William DeMeritt, Patrena Murray, Reynaldo Piniella, Julian Rozzell, Roslyn Ruff, Mirirai Sithole, David Ryan Smith, Daniel J. Watts, Jamar Williams, and Amelia Workman at 6pm https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7BP Continue reading Watch: Signature Theatre to Present Reunion Reading of Suzan-Lori Parks’ THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN THE WHOLE ENTIRE WORLD Featuring Brittany Bellizeare, William DeMeritt, Patrena Murray, Reynaldo Piniella, Julian Rozzell, Roslyn Ruff, Mirirai Sithole, David Ryan Smith, Daniel J. Watts, Jamar Williams, and Amelia Workman

Baayork Lee, Kirsten Childs, Joe Iconis, Jerry Mitchell, Ken Davenport, Daniel J. Watts, Stephanie Ybarra and Héctor Flores, Jr. Set for New York Theatre Barn’s Round Table Event on Oct. 19

Baayork Lee, Kirsten Childs, Joe Iconis, Jerry Mitchell, Ken Davenport, Daniel J. Watts, Stephanie Ybarra and Héctor Flores, Jr. Set for New York Theatre Barn’s Round Table Event on Oct. 19 https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7t1 Continue reading Baayork Lee, Kirsten Childs, Joe Iconis, Jerry Mitchell, Ken Davenport, Daniel J. Watts, Stephanie Ybarra and Héctor Flores, Jr. Set for New York Theatre Barn’s Round Table Event on Oct. 19

June 29: Daniel J. Watts’ THE JAM: LOVE TERRORISTS Featuring Derrick Baskin, Ephraim Sykes, Tituss Burgess and More Set for Livestream on BETplus’ Instagram

June 29: Daniel J. Watts’ THE JAM: LOVE TERRORISTS Featuring Derrick Baskin, Ephraim Sykes, Tituss Burgess and More Set for Livestream on BETplus’ Instagram https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6Kb Continue reading June 29: Daniel J. Watts’ THE JAM: LOVE TERRORISTS Featuring Derrick Baskin, Ephraim Sykes, Tituss Burgess and More Set for Livestream on BETplus’ Instagram