Black Sparta
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Black Sparta
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Black Sparta NYC Reviews and Tickets

65%
(3 Ratings)
Positive
67%
Mixed
33%
Negative
0%
Members say
Slow, Profound, Must see, African women’s history dramatized, Absorbing

About the Show

This new drama was inspired by the Dahomey Amazons or Mino, the all-female military regiment of the Fon people of the Kingdom of Dahomey that existed from the 17th century to the end of the 19th century.

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84 Reviews | 22 Followers
70
African women’s history dramatized

See it if Well written play about female warriors reaction to French colonization in Africa. I went in thinking I was going to be unimpressed but the

Don't see it if unfortunately, the stage/theater did not support the production. Many lines were swallowed up and unintelligible. Read more

38 Reviews | 22 Followers
50
Slow, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if You seek a show for 3rd-6th graders re: female resistance and the evils of colonization.

Don't see it if You want a show written for mature adults with a challenging plot or dialogue. You want/expect any kind of stage sets or decorations. Read more

2 Reviews | 0 Followers
94
Absorbing, Profound, Must see, Great writing

See it if You want to see a story of powerful women with dynamic characters who have depth and beauty and courage

Don't see it if You don't want to be thoroughly touched.