COMING IN 2017/18
NEC50 touring event
NEC50 will celebrate the landmark half-century legacy of the classic Negro Ensemble Company (NEC) and its three co-founders—Robert Hooks, Gerald Krone and Douglas Turner Ward. NEC alums will re-unite in Los Angeles, New York City and Atlanta to remember and recapture the magic of this game changing institution in the American theater and beyond. It will feature the Theater Communications Group (TCG) Douglas Turner Ward Legacy Leaders of Color documentary, staged readings from plays from the classic NEC canon and we will reunite members of the NEC in each city. Mr. Ward is set to join the entire three city tour. Dates are below more details to follow.
September 16 Los Angeles Ebony Repertory Theater
October 2 NYC Schomburg Center
October 24 Atlanta Emory University
A six day examination of one man–Dr. Martin Luther King–and his message of justice and equality through creative expression in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of his assassination during the week of April 2-8, 2018.
FLYIN’ WEST by Pearl Cleage
The 2018 Project1VOICE One Play One Day staged reading series selection.
Monday, June 18, 2018
2017 Proiect1VOICE HONORS recipients
Allen Lee Hughes Irene Gandy Wynn Thomas
FLYIN’ WEST by Pearle Cleage
Monday June 18, 2018