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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[TV] "Preview 'Marvin Gaye, Prince of Soul' from Westcoast Black Theatre" - ABC 7, Suncoast View

[NEWS] "7 Great Arts Experiences for Kids" - Kay Kipling, Sarasota Magazine

[NEWS] "Arts and Cultural Alliance Hosts Celebration of the Arts" - SRQ Daily

[EVENTS] "Culture Canvas" - Phil Lederer, SRQ Magazine
Several WBTT productions are mentioned

[NEWS] "A True Celebration" - Arts & Cultural Alliance

[NEWS] "Sheldon Rhoden Celebrates 10 Years of Soul at WBTT" - Sarasota Magazine

[REVIEW] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe stages powerful take on 'A Raisin in the Sun'" - Marty Fugate, The Observer

[REVIEW] "Regional Reviews - Raisin" - Bill Oser, Talkin' Broadway

[REVIEW] "BWW Review: RAISIN at Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe" - Carolan Trbovich, Broadway World

[REVIEW] "Raisin" - Marie Kilker,

[EVENTS] "Arts on the Horizon - October 2018" - Rodger Skidmore, Siesta Sand

[EVENTS] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe presents Raisin (The Musical)" - SCENE Sarasota

[NEWS] "The Arts and Cultural Alliance Celebrates Those Working Behind the Scenes" Giulia Heyward, Sarasota Magazine