Dale Shields

New York City

ARCHIVIST and HISTORIAN Dale Shields is a director, stage manager, and actor (Broadway, Off Broadway, Off Off Broadway and Regional). Research Accomplishments The 2017 winner of The Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award®, 2017 and 2015 Tony® award nominee for the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, and the winner of the 2017 AUDELCO/"VIV" Special Achievement Award. On the web, he is the archivist and historian of Iforcolor.org and Black Theatre/African American Voices [Facebook] (theatre, music, and art). He has taught classes and workshops at Susquehanna University, Denison University, Randolph-Macon College, Macalester College, The College of Wooster, Ohio University, The University of Akron and the Joseph Papp Public Theatre (NYSF). Education B.F.A. and M.F.A. degree from Ohio University.

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Ruben Santiago-Hudson

    RUBEN SANTIAGO-HUDSON By Dale Ricardo Shields Actor / Director / Producer Born: Lackawanna, NY Spouse: Jeannie Santiago Children: Trey Santiago, Ruben III Santiago, Broderick Santiago, Lily Santiago Parents: Ruben Santiago, Alean Hudson.   Honors 1996, Tony Award for performance in Seven Guitars 2006, Humanitas Award for writing, for HBO film adaptation of his …

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Chapman Roberts

~ CHAPMAN ROBERTS ~ *****In celebration of the creator of Black Stars on Broadway***** Maestro ~ Producer ~ Composer @ Dale Shields May 5, 2014 All rights reserved. In honor of the creator of Black Stars of the Great White Way Chapman Roberts debuted in the original Broadway cast of Hair. His subsequent stage appearances included feature …

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BLACK HISTORY

  A Dale Shields Research Collaboration BLACK HISTORY The first Africans as slave labor are introduced in America. A Dutch trader exchanges his cargo of 20 Africans for food in Jamestown Virginia, in August of 1619. It is believed that these Africans were sold into conditions similar to indentured servitude – a common practice in …

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Stanley Wayne Mathis

  ~ Stanley Wayne Mathis ~ by Dale Ricardo Shields “I read somewhere many years ago while working on the West Coast (The Jelly’s Last Jam workshop at The Mark Taper Forum) “Fame is what others give you. Sucess is what you give yourself.” – Stanley Wayne Mathis STANLEY WAYNE MATHIS has performed on The …

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