Category: Artist

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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Faith Ringgold: The Power of Silence by Kailee Elizabeth Cross

_________________FAITH  _____________________RINGGOLD   ‘I guess I had fun doing it but it has hard memories for me.” – Faith Ringgold  By Kailee Elizabeth Cross  Edited by Dale Shields             Faith Ringgold was born on October 8, 1930 in Harlem, New York City.  She is an African American artist who was less concerned with museum exposure …

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Vinnie Bagwell

                      Vinnie                                            Bagwell_ By Dale Ricardo Shields Artist’s Statement ~ “My pursuit of artistic excellence is grounded in my desire to use sculpture as a …

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Kathy A. Perkins

Kathy A. Perkins Emeritus Faculty — Lighting Design/MA and PhD Faculty MFA, University of Michigan USAA  829   Specialties: Africa/African Diaspora Theatre, Women of Color, Lighting Design Perkins is the editor of Black Female Playwrights: An Anthology of Plays before 1950 (1989), Black South African Women: An Anthology of Plays (1998), African Women Playwrights (2008) and …

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