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With the goal of attracting a diverse audience to the play, the Tierno Bokar production team targeted a broad range of media outlets. Outreach to the African community was executed in French and English; articles and ads ran in neighborhood newspapers, citywide publications, and appeared on Web sites; flyers were posted in Harlem; and special ticket prices were offered to students and community members.

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Publicity for Tierno Bokar targeted audiences in Harlem and students at Columbia and other institutions.

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Online Press

Listen to a radio interview with Peter Brook on WNYC's The Brian Lehrer Show (March 31, 2005).

Read Margo Jefferson's review of Tierno Bokar in the New York Times (April 7, 2005).

Read a review on the Curtain Up site (April, 2005).

Read a review on TheaterScene.net (April 18, 2005).

Read information about the production posted on the Harlem Arts Alliance site .