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Fly — Crossroads Theatre

The characters are sitting in simple faux metal chairs, the kind you can find at any Target or Staples, but they are miming tricky arm and hand maneuvers associated with … Continue reading

April 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

College Colors — Crossroads Theatre

Rather than go into depth, playwright Stacie Lents confined her play about racial tensions on campus to two related stories, one taking place in 1964, when attention towards civil rights … Continue reading

February 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Letters to Zora: In Her Own Words — Crossroads Theatre

During my freshman year of college, I read a Langston Hughes poem, and it acquainted me with the Harlem Renaissance and the work of several writers, including Zora Neale Hurston. … Continue reading

October 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Lift — Crossroads Theatre

¬†As in many of Walter Mosley’s works, “Lift,” his world premiere play at New Brunswick’s Crossroads Theatre, has a lot going on at once. Most immediate is the fate of … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Walter Mosley — Mystery and More

All storytelling is to one degree or other a mystery, says Walter Mosley, who should know given his prolific output as a writer, his Easy Rawlins series, literally resurrected last … Continue reading

April 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

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