Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ability to request physical items has been temporarily disabled. Click here to find out how to create lists of items to request later. You can still request OverDrive items from this site, and all digital resources remain available through the eLibrary site. If you need a library card, register here.

For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf

Format: DVD 2002
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - East Liberty AV (DVD) PS3569.H3324 F6 2002x
Location  CLP - East Liberty
Collection  AV
Call Number  (DVD) PS3569.H3324 F6 2002x
CLP - Homewood Audiovisual Collection (DVD) PS3569.H3324 F6 2002x
Location  CLP - Homewood
Collection  Audiovisual Collection
Call Number  (DVD) PS3569.H3324 F6 2002x
A "choreopoem" that portrays the visions and frustrations of six young women who are trying to come to terms with themselves and with being African-American.
Additional Information
Subjects African American women -- Drama.
African American women -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Television adaptations.
Televised performances.
Publisher [New York] : West Long Branch, N.J. :Broadway Theatre Archive ;2002
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles American playhouse (Television program)
For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf.
Contributors Venza, Jac.
Law, Lindsay.
Scott, Oz.
Shange, Ntozake.
Woodard, Alfre, 1953-
Whitfield, Lynn.
Beverley, Trazana.
Carlos, Laurie.
Lilly, Crystal.
Maillard, Carol L.
Papp, Joseph.
Shange, Ntozake. For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
WPBT-TV (Television station : Miami, Fla.)
Broadway Theatre Archive.
Kultur Video.
New York Shakespeare Festival Productions.
Participants/Performers Ntozake Shange, Alfre Woodard, Lynn Whitfield, Trazana Beverly, Laurie Carlos, Crystal Lilly, Carol L. Maillard.
Other Contributors Art director, Grover Cole; costume designer, Jennifer Von Mayrhauser; editor, Scott P. Doniger; music, Baikida Carroll.
Language English
Notes Televised stage play.
Originally produced by the New York Shakespeare Festival, presented by Joseph Papp.
Originally produced in 1982 as a segment of the television series American playhouse.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital; digitally remastered; full screen.
Description 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0769796079
Other Classic View