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What's Black & Female & A Thrill To Behold?
How about "tight ensemble piece in a seven-part harmony"?
"...Ntozake Shange...."

Feb. 17, 2012 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

If I Can Cook/ You Know God Can
"...by Ntozake Shange Foreword by Vertamae Grosvenor (Beacon Press, hard)..."

Nov. 20, 1998 Food Feature

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf
The classic choreopoem becomes a tight ensemble piece in seven-part harmony
"...These are the opening chords of Ntozake Shange's seminal 1975 African-American feminist choreopoem, For Colored Girls..."

Sept. 9, 2011 Arts Review by Jillian Owens

Omi Osun Joni L. Jones' Theatrical Jazz
The accomplished stage artist, scholar, and UT professor pens the first study of artists translating jazz aesthetics into theatre
"...track, improvising its own way, original and personal. Think Ntozake Shange's for colored girls who have considered suicide /..."

Sept. 18, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Love's Fire: Flaming Hearts of Youth
Inspired by the sonnets of Shakespeare, the seven plays in Love's Fire are the confession of a love affair with language, and this Mary Moody Northen Theatre production passionately voices that confession with the help of a vigorous young cast of St. Edward's University students.
"...say this, but in some of the pieces, especially Ntozake Shange's Hydraulics and Guare's The General of Hot Desire,..."

April 14, 2000 Arts Review by Skipper Chong Warson

Overlapping Fireworks
It’s been six long years since Frontera artists Vicky Boone, Margery Segal, and Annie Suite have all worked with each other on a play, but the threesome still send off fireworks together, as C. Denby Swanson
"...Bitter Sauce, by Eric Bogosian, goes first. Onward, from Ntozake Shange, Marsha Norman, and William Finn to Tony Kushner,..."

April 7, 2000 Arts Feature by C. Denby Swanson

Post Scripts
"...* THU, OCT 5: Poet/playwright/author Ntozake Shange will read from her works in Jessen Auditorium..."

Oct. 6, 1995 Arts Feature

Post Scripts
"...The Tortilla Curtain, 7-8pm. THU, OCT 5: Noted poet/playwright/author Ntozake Shange will read from her works in Jessen Auditorium..."

Sept. 29, 1995 Arts Feature

Going Underground at the Vortex
Lisa B. Thompson's new drama digs deep into politics past and present, and asks us all: What are you gonna do?
"..."I'm somewhere between August Wilson and George Wolfe and Ntozake Shange, probably. Those are my influences. I'm wearing more..."

March 24, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Meanwhile, back at the TCW...
"...Nye Tim O'Brien Kenzaburo Oe Michael Ondaatje Richard Price Ntozake Shange Jane Smiley Tom Stoppard James Tate Christopher Tilghman..."

May 9, 1997 Books Feature

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