"Black Pearl: A Tribute to Josephine Baker" by Daryl D. Brooks, at Black Ensemble Theater in Chicago through June 25. Pictured: Ariel Williams and ensemble. (Photo by Michael Courier)
“BeeHive: The ’60s Musical,” at Phoenix Theatre in Phoenix, Ariz., through June 4.
“Black Pearl: A Tribute to Josephine Baker” by Daryl D. Brooks, at Black Ensemble Theater in Chicago through June 25. Pictured: Ariel Williams and ensemble. (Photo by Michael Courier)
“DeliKateSSen” by Richard Atkins, at Centre Stage South Carolina in Greenville, S.C., through May 21. Pictured: Atkins. (Photo by Wallace Krebs Photography)
“De Troya” by Caridad Svich, at Cara Mía Theatre Co. in Dallas through May 14.
“Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End,” by Allison Engel and Margaret Engel, at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park through June 18. Pictured: Barbara Chisholm. (Photo by Mikki Schaffner)
“Split in Three” by Daryl Lisa Fazio, at Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville, Ga., through May 28. Pictured: Courtney Patterson, Rhyn McLemore Saver, and Elijah Marcano. (Photo by Chris Bartelski)
“The Bluest Eye,” adapted by Lydia R. Diamond from Toni Morrison, at Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis through May 21. Pictured: Brittany Bellizeare. (Photo by Dan Norman)
“The Old Man and the Moon,” by PigPen Theatre Co., at the Old Globe in San Diego, through June 18. (Photo by Joan Marcus)