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TeCo’s Play Contest 2012: Decade’s Best

TeCo Theatrical Productions at the Bishop Arts Center in Oak Cliff takes prides in advocating for the arts and involving its diverse community on multiple levels of programming. An exemplary instance of this advocacy and involvement is its Annual New Play Competition. Local playwrights, ranging from established professionals to aspiring novice writers, get the chance … Continue reading

When Lorraine Hansberry selected the line from Langston Hughes’ poem as the title of her 1959 play A Raisin in the Sun she had no clue she had written one of the most important American plays of the 20th century. In fact, when the play previewed on Broadway to mixed reviews, she didn’t know if it would succeed at all, much less break so many barriers so completely…. Continue reading