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Friday, November 1, 2019

He Took Her Parts in ‘Fires in the Mirror.’ All 29 of Them. by Salamishah Tillet

Why Anna Deavere Smith handed Michael Benjamin Washington a revival of her breakthrough 1992 documentary solo show about the Crown Heights race riot.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

‘Fairview’: Watching a Play in Black and White by Jesse Green and Salamishah Tillet

How does who you are affect how you see this Pulitzer Prize-winning drama? Two critics finally have the talk.

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Monday, May 27, 2019

One Fateful Night with Donny Hathaway by Salamishah Tillet

The bio-play “Twisted Melodies” aims to remind us of his timeless musicianship and unsettling personal struggles.

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Friday, January 12, 2018

For Lorraine Hansberry, ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ Was Just the Start by Salamishah Tillet

The new documentary “Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart” explores a more complex and complicated playwright than the civil rights figure known to most people.

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