"Topdog/Underdog," an original comedy, written by Suzan-Lori Parks
, directed by George C. Wolfe
, with Mos Def
(in his Broadway debut, portraying Booth) and Jeffrey Wright
(portraying Lincoln), on Broadway at the Ambassador Theater, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. Mos Def won the 2001-2002 Theatre World Award. (175 ...
1 Interview |
4 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Flaco Bey | Yasiin Bey | Dante Beze | Dante Bezé | Bizet Dante | Smith Dante | MosDef | Mos | Dante Terrell Smith | Dante Smith | Black Star
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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What I take from writers I like is their economy -- the ability to use language to very effective ends. The ability to have somebody read something and see it, or for somebody to paint an entire landscape of visual imagery with just sheets of words -- that's magical. That's what I've been trying to strive for -- to draw a clear picture, to open up a new dimension.