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National Black Touring Circuit, Inc

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Works: 11 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 689 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Biography 
Classifications: PN2270.A35, 792
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Most widely held works by National Black Touring Circuit, Inc
Black theatre the making of a movement ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recaptures the birth of a new theatre from the Civil Rights activism of the 1950's, '60s, and '70s. Presents an encyclopedia of the leading figures, institutions and events. Clips from historic productions include the first all-black production of Genet's The Blacks, along with A Raisin in the sun, Black girl, Dutchman, and For Colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf
Death of a prophet ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Employs a blend of news footage, dramatization and testimonials to recreate the final days of Malcolm X.A documentary showing the life of Malcolm X, his leadership in the Black Muslim movement, and his influence on black Americans and African nations
The death of a prophet Malcolm X ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary showing the life of Malcolm X, his leadership in the Black Muslim movement, and his influence on black Americans and African nations
Malcolm X El Hajj Malik El Shabazz ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Employs a blend of news footage, dramatization and testimonials to recreate the final days of Malcolm X
Death of a prophet the last days of Malcolm X ; Paul Robeson : the tallest tree in our forest ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Robeson: This documentary explores the life of Paul Robeson, highlighting his student days at Rutgers University, his days as a professional football player, his career as a lawyer, and his life as a Broadway actor, renowned singer, Hollywood movie star, and Goodwill Ambassador to the World
Black theatre : the making of a mov nt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The meaning of black theatre is discussed by accomplished playwrights, directors, producers and performers. Includes interviews with James Earl Jones, Amiri Baraka, Ed Bullins and others"
Love to all, Lorraine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"'Love to all, Lorraine', is a one-woman one act play on the life of the late playwright and Civil Rights activist Lorraine Hansberry. Written and performed by Elizabeth Van Dyke, 'Lorraine' weaves together, in a train of consciousness, significant periods of the playwright's life that include memories of being raised in a family that refused to be humbled by racial prejudice, learning African History from W.E.B. DuBois and working for Paul Robeson, marrying a man of Jewish heritage and struggling to write during a losing battle with cancer. ... 'Lorraine' depicts a woman struggling for dignity for herself and her people during a seminal period for the American Civil Rights movement."--1983 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt. The play is set in the home of Lorraine Hansberry as she prepares to enter the hospital for cancer treatment
Yesterdays an evening with Billie Holiday ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Play depicting Billie Holiday's last performance, in a nightclub in New York in May 1959
Collection by Inc National Black Touring Circuit ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Black theatre, the making of a movement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Encyclopédie du théâtre afro-américain au cours du 20e siècle en trois parties : Partie 1 : PIONEERS (41 min.) ; Partie 2 : A THEATRE OF OUR OWN (37 min.) ; Partie 3 : BLACK THEATRE AND BEYOND (35 min.). Présentation des figures dominantes, des institutions et évènements d'un mouvement qui a transformé le théâtre américain. Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Lonnie Elber III, Lloyd Richards, James Earl Jones et d'autres témoignent de leur lutte pour prendre leur place au théâtre. Amiri Baraka (Leroi Jones), Vinette Carroll, Ed Bullins, Richard Wesley et Ntozake Shange décrivent le développement d'un théâtre spécifiquement noir pour desservir leur communauté. Extraits (archives) de productions historiques telles que THE BLACKS (les Nègres) de Jean Genet, ainsi que les productions télévisées originales de A RAISIN IN THE SUN, BLACK GIRL, DUTCHMAN, FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE WHEN THE RAINBOW IS ENUF
 
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English (23)