Negro Ensemble Company 50th Anniversary Tribute

Negro Ensemble Company 50th Anniversary Tribute

Negro Ensemble Company 50th Anniversary Tribute to Founders Robert Hooks, Douglas Turner Ward and Gerald Krone. The event was held at Ebony Theatre, Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, Los Angeles, Saturday, September 23rd, 2017. Robert Hooks, Douglas Turner Ward,...
“MARSHALL”

“MARSHALL”

Will walk a mile to see Chadwick Boseman act in anything including reading from the phone book if that’s his choice. After his stunning performances as James Brown in “Get On Up” and as Jackie Robinson in “42” what else? Here he is as a...
“Freedom Summer” Announcement on BroadwayWorld.com

“Freedom Summer” Announcement on BroadwayWorld.com

“Freedom Summer” written by Ricardo Khan, Denise Nicholas and Sibusiso Mamba and directed by Ricardo Khan When the hate and inhumanity of man against man makes it seem sometimes like the bad guys and bullies are winning, don’t fret. For there are...
“CROWN HEIGHTS”

“CROWN HEIGHTS”

This film is written and directed by Matt Ruskin, distributed by Amazon Studios. The production entities are: Iam21 Entertainment, Washington Square Films and Black Maple Films. Lakeith Stanfield stars as Colin Warner, the Trinidadian youth who is falsely accused and...
On Cutting Arts Education

On Cutting Arts Education

ARTS EDUCATION AS A MUST! One of my early pivotal experiences was a family trip to Puerto Rico where a relative was a professor at the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras. On the trip, my relative chaperoned me around the island, educating me on the island, the...
“FREEDOM SUMMER” Project Update

“FREEDOM SUMMER” Project Update

Update On Univ. of Missouri Graduate Theatre Department Play Development Project: “FREEDOM SUMMER” Back at work on the Freedom Summer play with Ricardo Khan and Sibu Mamba. Of course, since my first and only novel (thus far, anyway) is about Freedom Summer, I’ve been...