Welcome to the new GRT Virtual Stage! Unless otherwise notated, the 'on-demand' GRT productions below are FREE to stream from your computer device.
2021. For her mid-term project, a high school student does a video tribute to her hero: Kizzmekia Corbett, the African American scientist who developed the vaccine for Covid-19. She taps her friends and family to portray family and doctors using all real quotes.
1981. Mary Wilson, the first African-American zookeeper of the Maryland Zoo, is forced to send two gorillas she raised from infancy to another zoo, but before they go, she joins them in matrimony.
1988. As the release date for her highly anticipated new album approaches, singer-songwriter Brenda Russell questions the hype surrounding it. A junior exec at her label helps her avert a crisis of confidence.
2008. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice makes a state visit to Libyan Dictator Muammar Gaddafi who turns out to be her secret admirer. Based on actual events.
1963. Raisin in the Sun playwright/activist Lorraine Hansberry calls her estranged husband shortly after her meeting with the Attorney General of the U. S. to give him some rather significant news.
1965. A lifelong friendship transcends time, place and racial stigma after tragedy occurs.
Aviator Bessie Coleman, the first African-American female pilot in the US, sits for an imagined interview with Robert S. Abbott, editor of the influential African-American newspaper the Chicago Defender.
The Group Rep presents a virtual festival of short plays celebrating Black American women from all walks of life in honor of Black History Month. Written and directed by Group Rep members.
Now available to stream on demand: UNFATHOMABLE from The Group Rep's 2020 Nine Winning One Acts festival.
Now available to stream on demand: SUSPENSION from The Group Rep's 2020 Nine Winning One Acts festival.
Now available to stream on demand: PHUBBING from The Group Rep's 2020 Nine Winning One Acts festival.
Now available to stream on demand: BREAK UP, LLC from The Group Rep's 2020 Nine Winning One Acts festival.
Now available to stream on demand: THE NEXT IVAN SHARANSKY from The Group Rep's 2020 Nine Winning One Acts festival.
Watch A CAROL CHRISTMAS, a new musical with a book by Doug Haverty (based on the classic A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, only feminized and modernized) and music and lyrics by Bruce Kimmel.
This production is based on a book by GRT member, Heidi Mendez. Heidi was a volunteer at a Juvenile Hall Detention Center in Utah for two years. While there, she was moved by the stories of the kids there and asked them to write them down for her.