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Afro Futures: Thoughts of a Colored Man

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This week on Afro Futures Yusuf Abdul-Qadir chats with Keenan Scott II. Keenan Scott II is a playwright, poet, actor, director, and producer of original work from Queens, New York. His work has been workshopped and produced at notable theaters such as National Black Theater, New York Theater Workshop, Arena Stage and Woolly Mammoth. His critically acclaimed piece ‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ world premiered at Syracuse Stage for their 2019-2020 season and transferred to Baltimore Center Stage to finish its regional run.

The two discuss how Keenan got started as a playwright, how is career has developed and the continued success of ‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’.

Afro Futures is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher.

Music in this Episode:

'Dream Big' by Audiobinger is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0Afro Futures is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher.