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KDHX Seven Guitars Review

04-13-2017 News

'Seven Guitars' makes bittersweet music Written by Bob Wilcox Category: Theatre Reviews Published: 05 April 2017                     Photo courtesy of Phillip Hamer Floyd "Schoolboy" Barton plays the blues. He's been offered a recording contract by a company in Chicago. Floyd is in Pittsburgh, and his electric guitar is in hock. He needs his...

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Snoops Seven Guitars Review

04-13-2017 News

“Seven Guitars” at the Black Rep Is a Compelling Character-Driven Drama April 8, 2017 by Michelle Kenyon ("Snoop") Seven Guitars by August Wilson Directed by Ed Smith The Black Rep March 31, 2017 Reginald Pierre, Kingsley Leggs, Phillip Dixon Photo by Phillip Hamer The Black Rep The Black Rep’s latest production is a compelling drama from...

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Ladue News Seven Guitars Review

04-13-2017 News

      Dinner & A Show: Seven Guitars   Mark Bretz   Apr 4, 2017 Updated Apr 6, 2017     Photos courtesy of Philip Ha   mer             Photos courtesy of Philip Hamer           Photos courtesy of Philip Hamer             Photos courtesy of Philip Hamer           Photos courtesy of Philip Hamer           Photos courtesy of Philip Hamer       Photo Courtesy of Philip Hamer                             Story: Friends and neighbors of blues singer...

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STL Seven Guitars Review

04-13-2017 News

A top-notch ensemble makes verbal music in 'Seven Guitars' By Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch   Apr 3, 2017 Floyd  "Schoolboy" Barton (Kingsley Leggs) shares his plans with Ruby (Lakesha Glover) in the Black Rep's production of "Seven Guitars." Photo by Phillip Hamer. As producing  director of the Black Rep...

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New Works Festival Press Release

03-02-2017 News

THE BLACK REP TO OFFER A FULL MONTH IN MARCH OF STAGED READINGS, MUSIC EVENTS, AND A MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION   Though February was Black History Month, Ron Himes, Founder and Producing Director of The Black Rep, says “Every month is Black History Month.”  So, Himes and Company...

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The Black Rep celebrates 40 years with mural...

12-01-2016 News

Black Rep celebrates 40 years with mural and musical that say ‘I’m not going’ By NANCY FOWLER • OCT 31, 2016 Artist William Burton Jr. talks with Black Rep founder Ron Himes as he works on a mural on the side of the theater company's office building. NANCY FOWLER | ST...

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