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African American Theater: Monologues and Scenes

Guide contains resources about African-American theater. Guide by A J Muhammad.


On this page you can find resources for both monologue and short scene anthologies for Black actors and other artists of color that are accessible in the Research & Reference Division. 

Monologue and Scenes

Woodie King Jr.

Woodie King Jr.

New York Amsterdam News, May 21-26, 2021. 

Producer, director, performer and author Woodie King Jr. founded the New York City based company New Federal Theatre in 1970 with the mission to integrate artists of color and women into the mainstream of American theater. King has written numerous book and edited play anthologies over the past five decades.