National Black Theater Companies: Still Thriving/In Crisis?”
Date: TBA

A moderated panel discussion about the history, current state, struggles for survival, sustainability and the transformational impact on American culture and social consciousness of national theater and theater companies, among them the Lorraine Hansberry Theater in San Francisco, Penumbra in Minnesota, National Black Theatre in Harlem, Kuntu Repertory Theatre in Pittsburgh, Crossroads Theatre Company, Voza Rivers/New Heritage Theatre Group, True Colors Theatre –that focus on social, political and cultural issues that are specific to the Black American experience.