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In Lynn Nottage’s Intimate Apparel, Esther and Mayme are leading ladies and best friends.
When guest artist Tangela Large and Chautauqua Theater Company conservatory actor Whitney White landed the two roles in CTC’s production, which continues its run at 4 p.m. 430 more words
Guest Review by: Rebecca J. Ritzel
For every new play written about an Esther Mills, it seems there are a dozen more about Mary Todd Lincoln’s black seamstress, Martin Luther King Jr.’s black hotel maid and Woodrow Wilson’s black stenographer. 999 more words
After playwright Lynn Nottage won a Pulitzer Prize in 2009, she said in an interview that she finds her characters and stories in varied places. Sometimes in a newspaper, “obscure historical texts” or dinner party conversations. 778 more words
A perfect piece of apparel is nothing without the reliable threads that bind it together. The same idea works in theater; a good play is nothing without a strong set of actors. 710 more words
(l to r) Marinda Anderson and Avery Glymph.
(l to r) Marinda Anderson and Chantel Jean Pierre.
(l to r) Marinda Anderson and Elain Graham. 1,282 more words