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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"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces Scholarship Winners" - American Theatre Magazine
https://www.americantheatre.org/2020/07/27/westcoast-black-theatre-troupe-announces-scholarship-winners/

"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces Scholarship Winners" - Tempo News
https://temponews.suncoastpress.com/scp/tnw-073020/flipbook/0/

"WBTT Online Summer Camps are Smoother than Expected" - Annette Gutierrez, SNN
https://www.snntv.com/clip/15111746/wbtt-online-summer-camps-are-smoother-than-expected

"GUEST EDITORIAL: COVID-19 relief funding should flow to the performing arts" - Richard Russell (Sarasota Opera), Sarasota Herald-Tribune
https://www.heraldtribune.com/story/opinion/columns/2020/08/19/covid-19-has-devastated-performing-arts-federal-relief-must/3390792001/

"Local Black-Led Nonprofits Join National ‘Give 8/28’ Day" - Biz Daily, Sarasota Magazine
https://www.sarasotamagazine.com/news-and-profiles/2020/08/local-black-led-nonprofits-join-national-give-8-28-day

"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces 2020-2021 Scholarship Winners" - Broadway World Sarasota
https://www.broadwayworld.com/sarasota/article/WestcoastBlack-Theatre-Troupe-Announces-2020-2021-Scholarship-Winners-20200723

"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces Scholarship Winners" - SRQ Daily
https://www.srqmagazine.com/srq-daily/2020-07-24/14443_Westcoast-Black-Theatre-Troupe-Announces-Scholarship-Winners

"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces Scholarship Winners" - SCENE Magazine
http://www.scenesarasota.com/magazine/westcoast-black-theatre-troupe-announces-scholarship-winners/

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe announces scholarship winners" - Tampa Bay Newswire
https://www.tampabaynewswire.com/2020/07/23/westcoast-black-theatre-troupe-announces-scholarship-winners-87990

"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces 2020-2021 Scholarship Winners" - Sarasota Patch
https://patch.com/florida/sarasota/westcoast-black-theatre-troupe-announces-scholarship-winners

"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe announces 2020-2021 scholarship winners" - Don Britt, don411.com
https://don411.com/westcoast-black-theatre-troupe-announces-2020-2021-scholarship-winners/#.Xxnq_55KiUk

"Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Receives Shubert Foundation Grant" - SCENE Magazine
http://www.scenesarasota.com/magazine/westcoast-black-theatre-troupe-receives-shubert-foundation-grant/

[NEWS] "STAGES OF THE NATION - South Atlantic: Resetting Expectations" - Madeline Powell, American Theatre Magazine
WBTT is lead theater featured in this article
https://www.americantheatre.org/2020/07/15/south-atlantic-resetting-expectations/