Michael Eddy

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2009

    Curtains: BlackPoet Ventures and Black Theatre Troupe's Revenge of a King

    Eduardo Montalvo, David Tinsley, and Jade Johnson in Revenge of a King. Photo by Laura Durant. Messing with Shakespeare can be a very good thing. It introduces audiences to a variety of genres and styles of theater that they might have overlooked or avoided in the past. The cross-pollination runs in ... More >>

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    December 15, 2005

    The Good Dr. Is Very In

    Horton smells a hit

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    October 30, 2003

    Bad Manners

    On Strivers Row is a flop for Black Theatre Troupe

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    September 18, 2003

    All That Jazz

    Phoenix Theatre's Chicago is a pleasant -- if familiar -- entertainment

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    May 22, 2003

    Glad to Have the Blues

    Black Theatre Troupe members are captivating in Blues in the Night

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    October 24, 2002

    Courting Success

    Black Theatre Troupe stages a memorable Trial

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    February 28, 2002

    Salvation Army

    Black Theatre Troupe finds saving grace in its pitch-perfect production of The Gospel at Colonus

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    June 7, 2001

    Nothing Atoll

    Once on This Island is more than enough

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    March 1, 2001

    Biblical Bungling

    Black Theatre Troupe delivers a poor rendition of God's Trombones

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    January 18, 2001

    Y'all Come Back, Now

    Waiting to Be Invited starts slow, but this civil rights story set in Atlanta works as a showcase for the excellent actresses

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    October 29, 1998

    Street Smarts

    Avenue X and Curves take entertaining pokes at society's "isms"