May 11, 2005

Copeland has continued success with "Not a Genuine Black Man"

Brian Copeland's one-man show Not a Genuine Black Man has been at The Marsh for more than a year now, making it the longest-running solo show in the last 30 years in the Bay Area. The show details Copeland's experiences when his family moved to racist San Leandro in 1972 when he was a child through some of his life-changing experiences as an adult.

Copeland is working on a book for Hyperion and a fictionalized series for HBO is in the works.

Read more details in the San Francisco Chronicle's article TV sniffing around solo show that just won't quit.

"Not a Genuine Black Man" is playing at The Marsh until May 28, and tickets are $15-$22.

Posted by Mike Katz-Lacabe at May 11, 2005 11:55 AM | TrackBack
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