join our | Theatre Community Ezine - Get exclusive access to updates, discounts and more... Join Now

Black History Plays

Showing 378 Results

The Theatre of Black Americans - A Collection of Critical Essays

The Theatre of Black Americans - A Collection of Critical Essays

Errol Hill - ed Published by Applause Books
936839279

From the origins of the Negro spiritual and the birth of the Harlem Renaissance to the emergence of a national black theatre movement, this book offers a penetrating look at a black art form that has exploded…

Price: $15.95 Read more Add to cart

The Ties That Bind - Inside the Belly of the Beast & Watermelon Rinds

The Ties That Bind - Inside the Belly of the Beast & Watermelon Rinds

3 Male, 5 Female

Regina Taylor Published by Dramatic Publishing
T22

Inside the Belly of the Beast is about a black man who is trying to make it in corporate America, and about what he must do to get there 'We take the journey with him,' Taylor explained. 'First we see…

Price: $9.95 Read more Add to cart

The Whipping Man

The Whipping Man

3 Male, 0 Female

Matthew Lopez Published by Samuel French Inc

April, 1865 - the Civil War is over and throughout the South slaves are being freed, soldiers are returning home and in Jewish homes, the annual celebration of Passover is being celebrated Into the chaos…

Price: $9.99 Read more Add to cart

They Sing Christmas Up In Harlem - A Lenox Avenue Christmas Carol

They Sing Christmas Up In Harlem - A Lenox Avenue Christmas Carol

6 Male, 6 Female

Eric LeRoy Wilson Published by Dramatic Publishing
TB1

In Harlem, in the late 1920s, there lived a numbers running gangster by the name of Ebenezer Scrooge, who struck terror into the heart of the Harlem community But on a crisp Christmas Eve, it was Scrooge's…

Price: $9.95 Read more Add to cart

To Be Young Gifted and Black

To Be Young Gifted and Black

2 Male, 4 Female

Lorraine Hansberry & Robert Nemiroff Published by Samuel French Inc

A fast paced, powerful, touching and hilarious kaleidoscope of constantly shifting scenes, mood and images recreating the world of a great American woman and artist Uniquely and boldly, the play dramatically…

Price: $9.99 Read more Add to cart

To Kill a Mockingbird [Revised]

To Kill a Mockingbird [Revised]

Large Mixed Cast Male, 6 Female

Christopher Sergel from Harper Lee Published by Dramatic Publishing
9780871290861

Scout, a young girl in a quiet southern town, is about to experience the dramatic events that will affect the rest of her life She and her brother, Jem, are being raised by their widowed father, Atticus,…

Price: $10.95 Read more Add to cart

To Sir With Love

To Sir With Love

Large Mixed Cast

Ayub Khan-Din from E R Braithwaite Published by Nick Hern Books
9781848423701

An uplifting story of the triumph of love, inspiration and hope against all odds, laced with the song and dance of austere, 1940s Britain Ricky Braithwaite, an ex-RAF fighter pilot and Cambridge graduate,…

Price: $16.95 Read more Add to cart

Voices of Black America - Historical Recordings of Poetry & Humour & Drama

Voices of Black America - Historical Recordings of Poetry & Humour & Drama

William Sharman & Peter G Adamson - eds Published by Naxos AudioBooks
NA224812

This unique collection features original recordings from 1908-1946 of Booker T Washington’s Atlanta Exposition Address, the poetry of Paul Laurence Dunbar and Langston Hughes, the rarely heard humour of…

Price: $22.95 Read more Add to cart

Voices of Color - 50 Scenes and Monologues by 30 African American Playwrights

Voices of Color - 50 Scenes and Monologues by 30 African American Playwrights

Woodie King - ed Published by Applause Books
9781557831743

A trailblazing collection of scenes and monologues by African American playwrights This major omnibus of contemporary American writing will serve as a primary resource for African American artists in search…

Price: $16.95 Read more Add to cart

Waiting To Be Invited - USA/Canada ONLY

Waiting To Be Invited - USA/Canada ONLY

1 Male, 5 Female

S.M. Shephard-Massat Published by Dramatic Publishing
WA3

It’s the summer of 1964 in Atlanta, Georgia when four middle-aged black women, co-workers from a local doll factory, travel by city bus to a “Whites Only” eating establishment inside a downtown Atlanta…

Price: $9.95 Read more Add to cart

« First  <  13 14 15 16 >