Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company today announced the cancellation of its scheduled performance of “Raisin” from Feb. 18 to March 13. The performance was cancelled in an abundance of caution considering the surge in cases of the COVID-19 Omicron variant. In place of Raisin, a musical based on the play “A Raisin in the Sun” by Lorraine Hansberry, True Colors will present readings of three “Raisin”-inspired plays, “Younger” from February 18 to 20, “Beneatha's Place” from February 25 to 27 and “The Etiquette of Vigilance” from March 11 to 13.
Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company announced today it has received a $50,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to support the second year of the historic Atlanta theater company’s “The Drinking Gourd: Black Writers at Work,” a program that focuses resources on the development and production of work by Black playwrights.
Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company and Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) today announced a partnership to support the Next Narrative Monologue Competition, a new, national True Colors program for high school students that will feature the works of a host of 21st Century Black playwrights.
Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company today announced the Next Narrative Monologue Competition, a new, national program for high school students that will feature the works of a host of contemporary African-American playwrights.
True Colors Theatre would like to acknowledge that the land on which we operate and perform is the traditional and ancestral land of the Creek and Muscogee Peoples. We honor this and pay our respect to elders both past and present. Learn more about Honoring Native Lands and Peoples at https://native-land.ca/ and https://usdac.us/nativeland.