The Ensemble Theatre
Houston, TX 77002
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Regina Hearne as Mama Carrie Walks Away With the Show in Josephine Tonight
Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 7:25 a.m. by D. L. Groover
In Donald Bogle's definitive history of blacks in American film, Toms, Coons, Mulattoes, Mammies, & Bucks, the incomparable entertainer Josephine Baker merits one scant mention. Of course, I guess this is warranted because St. L...
The Ensemble Theatre Mines the Emotional Depths of Pipeline
Friday, May 10, 2019 at 2:09 p.m. by Natalie de la Garza
A mother fears she will lose her son in the school-to-prison pipeline in Dominique Morisseau’s 2017 play Pipeline, now playing at The Ensemble Theatre.
Freeda Peoples at Ensemble Examines What Happens When Everybody's Judging
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 12:24 p.m. by Margaret Downing
In Freeda Peoples about to open at The Ensemble Theatre, playwright Joyce Sylvester (Women in the Pit) explores the relationships between the members of the congregation and their new pastor — discovering along the way that no ...
Too Heavy For Your Pocket Shows the Promise of a Young Playwright
Monday, February 4, 2019 at 5:35 a.m. by D. L. Groover
Somewhere, I think it was between Act I and II, Jiréh Breon Holder's Too Heavy for Your Pocket (Off-Broadway premiere, 2017) skitters off track. It's not a train wreck, but the ride turns unnecessarily bumpy. If you don't believe me...