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Congratulations to Yenay Cuevas!

Congratulations to Los Angeles’ Yenay Cuevas on winning Second Runner Up at the August Wilson New Voices 2024 National Finals in Pittsburgh! She wowed the audience with her moving portrayal of Vera from August Wilson’s Seven Guitars. We’re so proud of you, …

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AWNV 2024 LA Finals

What a memorable night! A joyous time was had by all at Support Black Theatre’s August Wilson New Voices Los Angeles Finals presented in partnership with Occidental College and Ebony Repertory Theatre. The evening far exceeded our expectations. Thank you to our eight student …

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Students See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater

Support Black Theatre was overjoyed to send a group of local high school students to experience the legendary Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion! The students saw an incredible repertory of pieces from one of America’s greatest dance …

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AWNV LA Finalists See STEW at Ebony Rep!

SBT’s August Wilson New Voices Los Angeles Finalists had the wonderful opportunity to see Zora Howard’s STEW presented by Ebony Repertory Theatre. This evening was made even more special given the students were able to meet legendary theatre titans and Wilsonians, Stephen …

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Congratulations, Kelly & Erica!

A huge congratulations to Lines in the Dust actresses Kelly Jenrette and Erica Tazel for receiving the Stage Raw Award for Leading Performance in a Play! Support Black Theatre and Collaborative Artists Bloc are beaming with pride and gratitude that Kelly and …

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SBT at Brotherhood Crusade

Support Black Theatre is so thankful to the team at local nonprofit Brotherhood Crusade for inviting us to be a part of their game-changing work for Los Angeles’ youth! SBT had such a rewarding time helping to prepare these students for real-world …

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Los Angeles AWNV Finalists

Congratulations to the August Wilson New Voices 2024 Los Angeles Finalists! We are so proud of this immensely talented group of young artists. Looking forward to SBT’s August Wilson New Voices Los Angeles Finals on Monday, March 25th, in partnership with Occidental …

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SBT Wilson Workshop at UCLA

We had such an incredible, impactful time at UCLA introducing the Theatre MFA students to the work, life, and legacy of one of America’s greatest playwrights, August Wilson, through SBT’s Wilson Workshop series. A special thank you to SBT Teaching Artist, DeJuan …

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SBT Student AWNV Workshop with WACO

Support Black Theatre had such a wonderful time teaming up with WACO Theater Center to offer an SBT August Wilson New Voices Educational Workshop to the students of WACO Theater Center! SBT Teaching Artist DeJuan Christopher led these incredibly talented students in …

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