Posts Tagged ‘Jubilee Theatre’

Acting Classes at Jubilee

Jimmy Fowler
Attention, experienced and amateur Fort Worth actors who’d like to get some intense training in the craft: Jubilee Theatre artistic director Tre Garrett will conduct a syllabus-based six month actor training program that focu...


Jubilee’s “Monday Night Series”

Jimmy Fowler
Tonight (Mon Apr 11) at 7pm, Jubilee Theatre will present the second installment of its 2011 “Monday Night Series” with a staged reading of playwright Katori Hall’s comic drama Saturday Night/Sunday Morning, about the pol...



Jubilee’s “African Company”

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s “Stage” page features an interview with Tre Garrett, the 30 year old director/playwright/filmmaker who assumed the role of artistic director at Jubilee Theatre in January. Although Garrett didn’t direct Jubi...


Jubilee’s “Word Power”

Jimmy Fowler
Jubilee Theatre is seeking submissions of original poetry on the subject of Black History Month. Ten poems will be selected and the poets will be invited to perform at Jubilee’s Word Power event Monday Feb 21 at 7pm at the th...



“God’s Trombones” at Jubilee

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s ”Stage” page offers a very nice interview with Gloria Abbs, one of the founding members of Jubilee Theatre. Abbs knew the late artistic director Rudy Eastman way back when they were part of The Sojourner Truth...


Holiday Bake Sale at Jubilee

Jimmy Fowler
Jubilee Theatre will hold its annual holiday fundraiser and bake sale 5:30pm Sunday (Dec 12) in the downtown theater space at 506 Main St in Fort Worth. There will be a silent auction and a live auction for event tickets, signe...



Jubilee Names Artistic Director

Jimmy Fowler
This afternoon Jubilee Theatre announced it has chosen a new artistic director –Tre Garrett. The Houston native has a long list of regional theater credits, has worked on many productions at New York’s Kennedy Center, and w...


Ed Smith’s Sweet, Stormy “Blues”

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s ”Stage” page offers an interview with Ed Smith, the outgoing artistic director of Jubilee Theatre. Smith directed Jubilee’s current revue Blues in the Night and is unquestionably responsible for injecting dr...



Jubilee’s Rare “Gem”

Jimmy Fowler
The not-so-subliminal message in this week’s review of Gem of the Ocean is: “Support bold theater!” Jubilee Theatre is staging the Southwest premiere of the late August Wilson’s intimate and mystical play through June ...


Ease On Down the Road

Jimmy Fowler
Few images from my childhood movie memories are freakier than the stage and TV actress Mabel King (pictured below) as Evilene in Sidney Lumet’s 1978 film version of the Broadway show The Wiz. BET will be screening that flick,...