May 4, 2016

Arts and Culture

Friday Open Thread: Behind The Scenes On Broadway


Happy Friday POU! Today's featured artist behind-the-scenes, is a multiple award winning designer of the scenes himself. Patrice Andrew Davidson Patrice Andrew Davidson is one of the most sought after scenic designers for theatrical and … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Behind The Scenes On Broadway


Good Morning POU! We continue our series on the "Behind the Scenes" pioneers on Broadway. Today's feature was truly a pioneer, becoming the first black set designer on Broadway in 1939! Perry Robert Watkins was the first African American set … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Behind The Scenes On Broadway


Happy Hump Day POU! The Phantom of the Opera has been wowing Broadway audiences night after night since 1988. Sure, everyone raves about the transporting Andrew Lloyd Webber score, the spectacular sets and, oh yeah, that unforgettable chandelier … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Behind The Scenes On Broadway


Good Morning POU! Today we feature another genius Lighting Designer, creating those incredible moments on Broadway, behind the scenes. William H. Grant III Some of the finest performances being given on the states of America, and across … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Behind The Scenes On Broadway

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Good Morning POU! This week we will feature pioneers in areas the public doesn't recognize but nevertheless, love their work as much as the actors, singers and dancers in some of Broadway's finest productions. We forget about the people designing … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread on Broadway


Good Morning POU! Still on a high from "The Wiz"! (if you have Xfinity, its On Demand right now, already watched it 3 times). So today, let's relish in clips from past Tony Award winning shows featuring black casts and/or black leads. "I've … [Read more...]

#Empire Fall Finale: Et Tu, Brute?

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