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Black Eagles

Black Eagles

Large Mixed Cast

Leslie Lee Published by Samuel French Inc

This is an extraordinary drama about the Tuskegee airmen, America's first black fighter pilots The play opens at a reception honoring the airmen and Gen. Colin Powell As the elderly WWII pilots reminisce,…

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Black Girl

Black Girl

2 Male, 6 Female

J.E. Franklin Published by Dramatists Play Service

Trapped in a life which can lead nowhere, Billie Jean has dropped out of school and secretly taken a job as a dancer in a local bar, her ultimate goal being to become a ballet dancer But her ambitions…

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Black Heroes - Seven Plays

Black Heroes - Seven Plays

Errol Hill - editor Published by Applause Books
9781557830272

Collected here for the first time are plays - many of which have been unavailable for decades - which pronounce a black American struggle for freedom, advancement and equality from the days of slavery…

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Black Jesus

Black Jesus

3 Male, 1 Female

Anders Lustgarten Published by Methuen
9781472527479

"And do you know why I was called by that name? Because I decided who would be saved and who would be condemned. I took that responsibility for others and now I take it for myself. I am Black Jesus. I…

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Black Lives Black Words

Black Lives Black Words

Reginald Edmund - Editor Published by Oberon
9781786821515

Over sixty Black writers from the UK, USA, and Canada have each written a short play to address Black issues today They've been selected and edited by the award-winning American playwright Reginald Edmund,…

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Black Nativity - A Gospel Song Play

Black Nativity - A Gospel Song Play

Langston Hughes Published by Dramatic Publishing
B72

"His tone has that intimate, elusive, near-tragic, near-comic sound of the Negro blues, and is equally defiant of analysis" This is how a critic described this Christmas musical by Langston Hughes, who…

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Black Plays 3 - Boy With Beer by Paul Boakye & More

Black Plays 3 - Boy With Beer by Paul Boakye & More

Yvonne Brewster - ed Published by Methuen
9780413691309

This is a wide-ranging selection by theatre director Yvonne Brewster Boy with Beer by Paul Boakye is a funny and sexy story of a Guardian-reading gay photographer who finds his fantasy "African Prince"…

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Black Silver

Black Silver

Large Mixed Cast

Robert M Secreti Published by Cyberpress

A frolicking musical about a tenacious black lawman, Bass Reeves and his bumbling partner Bat Masterson Together Bass and Bat compete for the love of a woman, and the notoriety of the Old West It takes…

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Black and Asian Plays

Black and Asian Plays

Cheryl Robeson - Editor Published by Aurora Metro
9780953675746

A play collection with an introduction by Afia Nkrumah and bibliography by Susan Croft featuring five works by prominent Black and Asian playwrights The five plays are ... HARVEST ~ MANJULA PADMANABHAN…

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Blind Date

Blind Date

1 Male, 1 Female

Shayne McCreadie Published by Cyberpress

Mulatto girl and a white guy have been set up by mutual friends for a blind date Both, having suffered dating mishaps and social blunders in the past, on recalling past escapades, become increasingly uneasy…

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