# Black theater
Seeking- A New Play Reading Directed by Darius V. Daughtry Comes to Broward Center this Summer
In the play Seeking a young musician’s quest for independence leads him to discover how instrumental his family’s past is to him in finding his future. This presentation will be a staged reading of a new play by Darius Daughtry, founder of the Art Prevails Project, and will have a chat back after each reading with an opportunity for the audience to give feedback.
Merchants of Venice Play Opening in Fort Lauderdale is a Uniquely Black South Florida Twist on the Shakespearean Saga
‘Merchants of Venice’ A Twist On A Classic Will Feature A South Florida Cast of Color And Costumes By The Miami Fashion Institute. You may be familiar with William Shakespeare’s Play The Merchant of Venice. It’s a 16th-century play in which a merchant in Venice named Antonio defaults on a large loan provided by a Jewish moneylender, Shylock. It is believed to have been written between 1596 and 1599.