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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[REVIEW] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Delivers Big with Broadway in Black" - Kay Kipling, Sarasota Magazine

[REVIEW] "Theater Review: Westcoast troupe stages a lively but long ‘Broadway in Black’" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[REVIEW] "Broadway in Black" steams up the summer on the Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe stage!" - Bonnie Silvestri, Anything Arts

[NEWS] "Sarasota singer gets heard in new boy band Next Town Down" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[NEWS] "William G. & Marie Selby Foundation awards grant to WBTT capital campaign" - Sarasota Patch

[PREVIEW] "Westcoast troupe celebrates ‘Broadway in Black’" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[PREVIEW] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Presents 'Broadway In Black'" - Cynthia Howard, Tempo News

[NEWS] "This Week's Good Deeds 6.8.2017" - Cooper Levey-Baker, 941CEO
Lead item about Selby Foundation grant

[NEWS] "SRQ Daily June 20, 2017" - Jacob Ogles, SRQ Magazine
Blurb about NEA grant

[NEWS] "The Local SCENE 6.17.2017" - Sue Engelhart, SCENE Magazine
Blurb about NEA grant

[EVENT LISTING] "Things to Do" - Jacob Ogles, SRQ Daily

[EVENT LISTING] "Suncoast Scene - Fun Things Coming up for the Weekend" - Linda Carson, ABC 7