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Greasepaint Youtheatre presents The Laramie Project, April 7 – 9

            For release through April 7, 2017 Contact: Maureen Watson 480-949-7529 Greasepaint Youtheatre presents The Laramie Project, April 7 – 9 What part will you play? Greasepaint Youtheatre presents THE LARAMIE PROJECT, April 7 – 9, 2017, a dramatization of the aftermath of an infamous hate crime. This breathtaking theatrical collage, directed by Colin Ross, explores the depths to
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Black Theatre Troupe presents BROKE-OLOGY – Feb. 10-26, 2017

Broke-ology: It is a complex new science that examines two things. One, being broke, Two, staying alive despite your brokeness. ….
Black Theatre Troupe presents the thoughtful comedy BROKE-OLOGY by Nathan Louis Jackson, February 10 – 26, 2017. The production is directed by Anthony Runfola and stars Christopher Dozier, Rapheal Hamilton, Melvina Jones and Mike Traylor.
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Greasepaint Youtheatre presents GREASE – February 10 – 19, 2017

For immediate release through Feb. 19, 2017  Contact:  Maureen Watson 480-949-7529 Greasepaint Youtheatre presents GREASE – February 10 – 19, 2017 Rock n Roll never forgets!  Greasepaint Youtheatre is proud to present GREASE February 10-19, 2017. Rydell High’s senior class of 1959  duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950s
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Greasepaint Youtheatre presents ANNIE JR – December 9-18, 2016

For immediate release through Dec 18, 2016 Contact:  Maureen Watson 480-949-7529 Greasepaint Youtheatre presents ANNIE JR – December 9-18, 2016 One of America’s most enduring and endearing icons takes the stage as Greasepaint Youtheatre presents  ANNIE JR. December 9-18, 2016. Based on the popular comic strip ANNIE by Harold Gray, Tony Award-winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, have created With equal measures of pluck
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Black Theatre Troupe Presents BLACK NATIVITY

For Release through December 18, 2016 Contact: David Hemphill at (602) 258-8128 ext 2 Black Theatre Troupe Presents The Musical Celebration BLACK NATIVITY One of the most renowned musicals of the holiday season, returns to Black Theatre Troupe. December 2 – 18, 2016. BLACK NATIVITY is a celebration that tells the original story of the Nativity in scripture, verse, music and dance. Based on
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Greasepaint Youtheatre presents PIPPIN – October 21- 30, 2016

For immediate release through Oct 30 2016 Contact:  Maureen Watson 480-949-7529 Greasepaint Youtheatre presents PIPPIN – October 21- 30, 2016 We’ve got magic to do – just for you!  Join Greasepaint Youtheatre on a magical quest as they present PIPPIN, October 21-30, 2016. This Tony award winning musical with music by Stephen Schwartz and book by Roger Hirson is directed by Beth Reynolds with music direction
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Black Theatre Troupe presents RASHEEDA SPEAKING

For Release through Oct. 23, 2016 Contact: David Hemphill at (602) 258-8129 Black Theatre Troupe presents RASHEEDA SPEAKING by Joel Drake Johnson October 7-23, 2016 Words have power. Words can hurt. Words can ruin lives. At the height of a presidential campaign fraught with racial rhetoric, Black Theater Troupe examines how words and office politics can careen out of control in RASHEEDA SPEAKING, running
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Greasepaint presents the musical “13”

7020 E. 2nd St., Scottsdale, AZ  85251-5555 Producing Artistic Director: Maureen Dias-Watson Box Office:  480-949-7529            www.greasepaint.org For Release through September 11, 2016 Contact: Contact: Maureen Watson 480-949-7529 It’s All the Cool Kids in the Greasepaint Youtheatre Musical 13 Greasepaint Youtheatre will rock the town when they kick off their 2016-2017 season with the rollicking musical comedy 13, which runs September 2-11, 2013. When his parents
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Greasepaint Youtheatre 2016-2017 Season

Contact: Laura Durant laura@durantcom.com  602-956-6183 Greasepaint Youtheatre 2016-17 Season 13 The Musical — September 2-11 Following a move from New York City to small-town Indiana, young Evan Goldman grapples with his parents’ divorce, prepares for his impending Bar Mitzvah, and navigates the complicated social circles of a new school. 13 is the only Broadway musical ever with a cast and band entirely made of teenagers. Pippin — October
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BLACK THEATRE TROUPE – 2016 -2017 SEASON

The Helen K. Mason Center for the Performing Arts 1333 E. Washington St. Phoenix, AZ 85034 Box Office: 602 254-2151 ext. 4 Office: 602-258-8128 http://www.blacktheatretroupe.org/ Rasheeda Speaking by Joel Drake Johnson — October 7 – 23 This tense workplace thriller examines the realities of a so-called “post-racial” society when two co-workers—one black, the other white—are driven apart by the actions of an insensitive employer.
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