Everything you need to understand or teach Blues for an Alabama Sky by Pearl Cleage.
In a preface to the published version of her play Blues for an Alabama Sky, Cleage comments, "I still believe that theatre has a ritual power to call forth the spirits, illuminate the darkness and speak the truth to the people."
Blues for an Alabama Sky was first produced in 1995. In 1996, it was performed during the Atlanta Summer Olympic Games as part of the Cultural Olympiad. The play is set in Harlem, New York...
Blues for an Alabama Sky Lesson Plans contain 107 pages of teaching material, including: