Michael Ballard

  • Culture

    June 9, 1994

    War Within a War

    The Ensemble explores the shades of racism in Charles Fuller's A Soldier's Play

  • Culture

    March 10, 1994

    Po' PoMo Moliere

    The Alley concocts a Blazing Shambles of its slapstick commedia dell'Tartuffe

  • Culture

    February 17, 1994

    Returning to Her True Colors

    Ntozake Shange's For Colored Girls is a restorative song of female transformation

  • Culture

    January 20, 1994

    Sing, Muse, the Wrath of Ma Rainey

    More than just a blue period, Ma Rainey sings -- and boasts and celebrates and laments -- the tale of a culture