For Colored Girls
for colored girls
9 years ago
By Cynthia Fuchs 5 November 2010 At the start of For Colored Girls, the dancer dances. Viewed through gauzy colors, Yasmine (Anika Noni Rose) moves deftly, ...
9 years ago
The 1977 Broadway production was called “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Not Enuf.” The “colored” girls weren't just black ...
for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf is Ntozake Shange's first work and most acclaimed theater piece, premiered in 1976. It consists of a series of poetic monologues to be accompanied by dance movements and music, a form Shange coined as the choreopoem.
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