Misogynoir is taken to task in Shotgun’s virtual production of Loy A. Webb’s breezy script.
Rotimi Agbabiaka delivers another winning solo show satirizing race, sexuality, and hunger for fame.
Tony Kushner’s critically-acclaimed musical gets worthy staging by Ray of Light.
Shotgun delivers one of the year’s best shows with James Ijames’ meditation on Black lives ended too soon.
Through sheer lottery luck, I finally saw that show everyone’s been talking about for 3 1/2 years. Verdict?
Dazié Grego-Sykes’ incendiary Fringe solo show gets a full staging (such as it is) at EXIT Stage Left.
Belated Black History Month Double-Feature: ‘The Last Sermon of Sister Imani’ by TheatreF1rst and ‘Her Portmanteau’ at ACT
In which I catch up with two brand new Bay Area shows based exclusively around Black women.
Barry Jenkins uses James Baldwin’s classic novel to create one of the best films of 2018.
Angie Thomas’ best-selling novel becomes a hypocritical melodrama that exploits BlackLivesMatter.
One of the most volatile events in US history is the backdrop for an ultimately toothless story at the Aurora.