Black Sparta
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Black Sparta

Black Sparta NYC Reviews and Tickets

(3 Ratings)
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
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
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
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.