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Lia Chang: Daniel Morgan Shelley to portray Nat Turner in Lucy Thurber’s The Insurgents at the Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF)

Daniel Morgan Shelley is rehearsing in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, for the world premier of Lucy Thurber’s The Insurgents, in which he portrays slave rebellion leader Nat Turner. Directed by Lear deBessonet, The Insurgents runs in repertory at the Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF) at Shepherd University, along with new plays by Kyle Bradstreet, David Mamet, Sam Shepard and Tracy Thorne. The four-week festival, consisting of 93 performances, will be held July 8 – 31, 2011.

June 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Lia Chang Photos: De Shields, McClendon, Elisa, Glasco, Phillips, Thompson in The Sovereign State of Boogedy Boogedy

Lia Chang’s Lens: Photos of Andre De Shields, Forrest McClendon, Gillian Glasco, Sean Phillips in The Sovereign State of Boogedy Boogedy Reading, written by Lonnie Carter, in the June Havoc Theatre at the Abingdon Theatre Complex in New York on February 14, 2011.

February 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Lia Chang: Spend Valentine’s Day with André De Shields in The Sovereign State of Boogedy Boogedy, written by Lonnie Carter at the Abingdon Theatre

Lia Chang: Spend Valentine’s Day with André De Shields in The Sovereign State of Boogedy Boogedy, written by Lonnie Carter at the June Havoc Theatre. Imagine an episode of Law & Dis-Order SV EWWWW! Double Lippin’ and entenDRÉ flippin’ with Flavor Flav, Judge Judy, Angela Davis and the Mad Hatter! On Valentine’s Day, Monday, February 14, the Negro Ensemble Company is presenting a one-time only reading of Lonnie Carter’s The Sovereign State of Boogedy Boogedy at 7:00 PM, in the June Havoc Theatre, at the Abingdon Theatre Complex, 312 West 36 Street, 2nd floor in New York. Tickets are $10 and can be reserved by calling 212-582-5860.

February 8, 2011 · 1 Comment
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