The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Tuesday, 26 November 2013 06:48

 

 

The Bronze Report caught up with cast members of The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess before opening night in San Francisco.  Alicia Moran Hall (Bess) and Nathaniel Stampley (Porgy) star in the touring production of this Tony Award-winning musical -- replacing Audra McDaniel and Norm Lewis from 2012 Broadway revival.  San Francisco is their first stop on the 20-city tour.

The House That Will Not Stand

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 18:49

 

 

We learned a lot about slavery in our history books, but in Marcus Gardley’s new play, The House That Will Not Stand, we discover the free women of color of the 1830s and what they had to do to survive.

Meet Director Peter Ramsey

Tuesday, 11 December 2012 06:56

DreamWorks’ holiday animated feature, The Rise of the Guardians is the first major 3-D computer generated movie ever directed by an African-American.  TBR's Jan Mabry introduces us to Peter Ramsey.

Haiti: Where Did the Money Go?

Monday, 30 July 2012 09:23

 

On January 12, 2010, a devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the island of Haiti… some 316,000 people died… at least a million people were left homeless.  The shock waves went around the world and the response was unprecedented.  People donated billions of dollars to help. Where did all that money go?

Episode II

Monday, 30 July 2012 07:37

 

The Bronze Report goes onstage and backstage.  First Barbara Rodgers takes us to see the production of Pearl Cleage's play on the Harlem Renaissance at a theatre undergoing its own renaissance.  Then, Jan Mabry chats with 4-time Grammy award winning jazz vocalist, Dianne Reeves.

Episode I

Monday, 30 July 2012 07:29

Art, dance and plenty of food for thought on this episode of The Bronze Report.  Discover the work of artist JoeSam, the harmful effects of stereotypes, and the amazing Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre.

and the winner is...The Bronze Report!

Tuesday, 18 June 2013 01:21

The Bronze Report won the television industry's top honor at the 42nd Northern California EMMY Awards in San Francisco.

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  • Meet JoeSam
    Meet JoeSam

      Meet professor, historian and mixed-media artist JoeSam.  The Bronze Report's Jan Mabry caught up with him at his show at the Lush Life Gallery…

  • Meet Director Peter Ramsey
    Meet Director Peter Ramsey

    DreamWorks’ holiday animated feature, The Rise of the Guardians is the first major 3-D computer generated movie ever directed by an African-American.  TBR's Jan Mabry…

  • The Museum of the African Diaspora
    The Museum of the African Diaspora

    The Bronze Report had the pleasure of celebrating the 7th anniversary of San Francisco's Museum of the African Diaspora -- or MoAD -- with hundreds of friends…

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