Category Archives: Performing Arts

Rainmaker

In order to make art artist need access to space, materials, marketing, points of exchange and more. Each item mentioned comes with a price tag. The bottom line gets bigger when you actually employ other artists. Star making needs Rainmakers. Continue reading

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FENCES: Art Without Borders–Wilson the Universalist

FENCES: Art Without Borders–Wilson the Universalist The Lower Bottom Playaz, the oldest North American African theater troupe in Oakland CA is presenting FENCES as a part of its commitment to August Wilson’s Century Cycle.  FENCES is perhaps the most familiar … Continue reading

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Fences

Originally posted on Gareth's Culture and Travel Blog:
August Wilson’s 1987 play ended up as part of a cycle of ten, each representing a decade of the 20th century black American experience (though not written in sequence). This one…

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Top 5 Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend – 06/28/2013

Originally posted on Pittsburgh Brown Mamas:
Wondering what to do this weekend? Well, the Brown Mamas have got you covered. Here is our list of 5 interesting things to doin Pittsburgh this weekend without breaking the bank. Who knows, you may…

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Theatre Review: Fences by August Wilson (Metro)

Originally posted on banginthemiddle:
Theatre Review: Fences by August Wilson (Metro)

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As Promised: My Final English Paper

Originally posted on Abnormal Perspective:
Presentation Introduction: I have written this to be a serious opinionated piece along with some of my own personality to make it interesting. So as to not bore you to tears I will be reading…

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The Importance of August Wilson to American Theater

August Wilson is a playwright. In my opinion he is the most important American playwright of the 20th century.  His work the Century Cycle is the most expansive chronicle of American life in  the history of American theater. His tale of America … Continue reading

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