musical theater

All-Black cast Broadway shows

Musical Theater: Purlie

Music Genres Used The musical that I had the pleasure of watching was called Purlie also known as Purlie Victorious. Originally made by Ossie Davis

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Once On This Island

The Story  The play starts off with a girl crying due to the thunder claps so the village decides to tell her a story to

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Sarafina! – Musical Theater

Timeline-  The musical “Sarafina!” is based on the life of Sarafina and her experiences as a South African in the apartheid. The musical begins with boys

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Musical Theater: Ain’t Misbehavin’

Ain’t Misbehavin’ The three-time Tony award winning musical theater, Ain’t Misbehavin’, opened in the Manhattan Theatre Club’s East 73rd Street cabaret in 1978. This musical pays

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Musical Theater: Carmen Jones

Carmen Jones — starring Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belafonte — is a Broadway musical depicting a black flirtatious, parachute maker during World War II.  Carmen

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