Fred Gallo, Irene Gandy, Beverly Jenkins, and New Federal Theatre, Woodie King, Jr., Founder, to Receive The 2020 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

New York, New York (August 4, 2021) – The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that they will present the 2020 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre to four outstanding contributors to the Broadway industry – Fred Gallo, President of PRG Scenic Technologies; Broadway press agent Irene Gandy; stage manager Beverly Jenkins and New Federal Theatre, Woodie King, Jr. Founder. The Tony Honors for … Continue reading Fred Gallo, Irene Gandy, Beverly Jenkins, and New Federal Theatre, Woodie King, Jr., Founder, to Receive The 2020 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

Woodie King, Jr. Set to Retire As Head of New Federal Theatre on June 30; Artistic Director Elizabeth Van Dyke to Lead Company

Woodie King, Jr., Founder and Producing Director of New Federal Theatre (NFT), will retire from leadership of the famed theater company on June 30, 2021, handing the baton to NFT’s newly appointed Artistic Director, Elizabeth Van Dyke. Mr. King will remain on NFT’s board of directors, but his creative projects will change tracks. He is writing a book on Black Theater in New York and is associate … Continue reading Woodie King, Jr. Set to Retire As Head of New Federal Theatre on June 30; Artistic Director Elizabeth Van Dyke to Lead Company

June 30: Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents Tuesdays in June 2020: Rapping with the Artists – André De Shields, Chuck Smith and Barbara Montgomery

June 30: Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents Tuesdays in June 2020: Rapping with the Artists – André De Shields, Chuck Smith and Barbara Montgomery https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6KH Continue reading June 30: Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents Tuesdays in June 2020: Rapping with the Artists – André De Shields, Chuck Smith and Barbara Montgomery

Today at 3:00 PM: Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents RAPPING WITH THE ARTISTS – Playwright Bill Harris and actors Denise Burse and Guy Davis

Today at 3:00 PM: Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents RAPPING WITH THE ARTISTS – Playwright Bill Harris and actors Denise Burse and Guy Davis https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6Ko Continue reading Today at 3:00 PM: Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents RAPPING WITH THE ARTISTS – Playwright Bill Harris and actors Denise Burse and Guy Davis

June 2: S. Epatha Merkerson, Barbara Montgomery and Ruben Santiago-Hudson are Set for Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre’s “Tuesdays in June 2020: Rapping with the Artists & Play Readings”

June 2: S. Epatha Merkerson, Barbara Montgomery and Ruben Santiago-Hudson are Set for Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre’s “Tuesdays in June 2020: Rapping with the Artists & Play Readings” https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6Bc Continue reading June 2: S. Epatha Merkerson, Barbara Montgomery and Ruben Santiago-Hudson are Set for Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre’s “Tuesdays in June 2020: Rapping with the Artists & Play Readings”

Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents RAPPING WITH THE ARTISTS & PLAY READINGS Featuring André De Shields, Chuck Smith, S. Epatha Merkerson, Barbara Montgomery, Ruben Santiago Hudson, J. Alphonse Nicholson, Howard Craft, Petronia Paley, Larry Muhammad, Tyler Fauntleroy, Kim Sullivan, Bill Harris, Denise Burse-Fernandez, Guy Davis, Trevor Rhone, Ron Bobb-Semple, Joyce Sylvester and Clinton Turner Davis, June 2- 30

Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents RAPPING WITH THE ARTISTS & PLAY READINGS Featuring André De Shields, Chuck Smith, S. Epatha Merkerson, Barbara Montgomery, Ruben Santiago Hudson, J. Alphonse Nicholson, Howard Craft, Petronia Paley, Larry Muhammad, Tyler Fauntleroy, Kim Sullivan, Bill Harris, Denise Burse-Fernandez, Guy Davis, Trevor Rhone, Ron Bobb-Semple, Joyce Sylvester and Clinton Turner Davis, June 2- 30 https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6xl Continue reading Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre Presents RAPPING WITH THE ARTISTS & PLAY READINGS Featuring André De Shields, Chuck Smith, S. Epatha Merkerson, Barbara Montgomery, Ruben Santiago Hudson, J. Alphonse Nicholson, Howard Craft, Petronia Paley, Larry Muhammad, Tyler Fauntleroy, Kim Sullivan, Bill Harris, Denise Burse-Fernandez, Guy Davis, Trevor Rhone, Ron Bobb-Semple, Joyce Sylvester and Clinton Turner Davis, June 2- 30