For the past month we’ve been diving into the legacies of Black artists in theater through Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s Black History Month series “We Rise.”
To close out Black History Month, we’re sharing a bit of Rajendra Maharaj’s “Rise: An African-Amerian Word Quilt.” Rajendra says the piece “speaks to what it means be an African-American theater artist today.”
It’s performed by some of Milwaukee’s own Black theater artists. Here’s “Rise.”
To look back at the whole of the Milwaukee Rep’s Black History Month series, go to our Facebook page where you can catch all of the Rep’s presentations and discussions.
|Support from our community makes stories like the one you just read possible. Make a gift to support the team behind the programming you use and enjoy!|