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Center Stage’s Kwame Kwei-Armah OBE

Kwame_kwei_armahSeptember 3, 2014 – Segment 3

We hear about Center Stage’s upcoming season with Kwame Kwei-Armah OBE, Artistic Director at Center Stage and award-winning British playwright, director, actor, and broadcaster. Their just-announced performance centers on the life and music of Bob Marley.

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Dance Of The Holy Ghosts: A Play On Memory

dance of the holy ghostsNovember 1, 2013 – Segment 4

We talk with Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director of Baltimore’s CenterStage Theatre, and Marcus Gardley, poet-playwright and 2012 James Baldwin Fellow, about the current production at CenterStage – written by Gardley and directed by Kwei-Armah – dance of the holy ghosts: a play on memory. The play is about a Blues man living through the memories of his past, and his encounter with his estranged grandson. It runs at CenterStage through November 17.

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