Closing weekend for powerful and timely ‘Richard III’ from African-American Shakes

Director Kirsten Brandt is a few days away from closing her first show with the African-American Shakespeare Company, a production of the vicious classic “Richard III.” And to hear the … Continue reading Closing weekend for powerful and timely ‘Richard III’ from African-American Shakes

Review: African-American Shakes’ powerful ‘Jitney’ showcases the brilliance of Wilson’s words

The tableau is powerful. For all the talking that takes place at the jitney station in the Hill District of Pittsburgh, it is that moment of stoic calm that contrasts … Continue reading Review: African-American Shakes’ powerful ‘Jitney’ showcases the brilliance of Wilson’s words