Blair Underwood, Joe Morton, and More to Star in Free Online Reading of Cuttin’ Up

BY OLIVIA CLEMENT JUN 11, 2020  The virtual performance of the Charles Randolph-Wright play, streamed exclusively on Playbill, will benefit The Classical Theatre of Harlem. On June 21 an all-star performance of Cuttin’ Up, Charles Randolph-Wright’s play about the time-honored tradition of the Black barbershop, streams exclusively on Playbill.com. The reading, which will star Emmy winner Joe Morton, Blair…

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NYT Review: Bang! Pow! A ‘Three Musketeers’ Summertime Romp

By Elisabeth Vincentelli From left, Reynaldo Piniella, Brandon Carter, Miriam Hyman and Emmanuel Brown in “The Three Musketeers,” at the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park. Credit Richard Termine Many, if not most, theater companies with the word “classical” in their names fall back on Shakespeare for their summer outdoor shows. Happily, the Classical…

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CTH presents The Three Musketeers

A Progressive Take on the 19th Century Classic Written by Catherine Bush Adapted From the Novel by Alexandre Dumas. Directed by Jenny Bennett. Choreographed by Tiffany-Rea Fisher. Fight choreography by Emmanuel Brown. FREE and Open to Public In Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park at the Richard Rogers Amphitheater Opening Night Sunday, July 9 Performances July 7…

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2017 Internship Opportunities

Summer Internship Opportunities Description: Since its founding in 1999, CTH has presented a repertory of works ranging from traditional classical playwrights (Anton Chekhov, Euripides, and William Shakespeare), to established 20th century playwrights (August Wilson, Langston Hughes, and Jean Genet), to new plays by emerging playwrights which we believe will stand the test of time. The…

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Mommy Poppins – The First Noel

“The First Noel” at the Apollo Theater Sat Dec 10, 2016 – Sun Dec 18, 2016 Repeating every days through December 18, 2016. 7:30pm The Classical Theater of Harlem returns to the Apollo Theater with this genre-crossing, Harlem-based holiday musical, which is fast becoming a hometown classic.  The First Noel follows three generations of a family affected by the tragic…

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