This page includes a collection of Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe news, reviews and events. We appreciate the journalists who are helping to spread awareness of our work and foster an appreciation for the arts in our community. We update this page frequently, so be sure to check back often.

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[EVENTS] "Top arts events of the week, March 1-7" - Thomas Becnel, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[NEWS] "Mote departure sparks tensions at City Commission" - David Conway, Sarasota Observer

[NEWS] "Cooking to make wishes come true" - Gayle Guynup, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[NEWS] "Westcoast Troupe brings back favorites in ‘Command Season’" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[NEWS] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe announces 2018-2019 season" - Niki Kottmann, The Observer

[NEWS] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Lines Up a 'Command Season'" - Kay Kipling, Sarasota Magazine

[NEWS] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe announces 2018-2019 season" - Sarasota Patch

[NEWS] "Icon Melba Moore Joins WBTT for "Lady Day" and Voices" - Phil Lederer, SRQ Daily

[NEWS] "Tony winner Melba Moore talks about her career at WBTT" - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[NEWS] "Valentine at the Ritz-Carlton" - Gayle Guynup, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[NEWS] "Visible Men awards dinner makes an impact" - The Observer

[NEWS] "WBTT presents Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill" - Sarasota Patch

[NEWS] "Melba Moore captivates the audience during 'WBTT Voices' program" - Sarasota Patch