Brilliant actress Carolyn Ratteray is in development with MPE new work SISTER; a one person play about a man and a woman and their ancient relationship, living many lives trying ...
Produced, written and directed by Michael Phillip Edwards, RUNT has now been nominated for an NAACP award by the Beverly Hills Chapter. The play has been honored world wide by the BBC World Service as Play of the week, The SONY ACADEMY GOLD AWARD in London for it’s BBC radio version (adapted by Edwards), as […]
Folks, I’d like to take this opportunity to introduce my daughter, Niyah Julius Edwards to you my extended LA family and professional community. This September marks her 18th birthday and the beginning of her freshman year as a student at SMC with intent to transfer to UCLA in 2016 (major TBA). Niyah recently surprised me […]
One man play written and directed by Michael Phillip Edwards and produced by Jeff Murray of Theater Theatre and Michael Phillip Edwards has been nominated by the 2014 NAACP AWARDS committee for the BEST ONE MAN PLAY AWARD LOCAL 2014. The February 2013 production marked the final run of MPE’s 14 year run of RUN. […]
Brilliant actress Carolyn Ratteray is in development with MPE new work SISTER; a one person play about a man and a woman and their ancient relationship, living many lives trying to learn how to be with one another. How to treat one another. A new work from award winning (2014 NAACP nominated) playwright / director […]
THEATRICAL RELEASE DATE FOR MURDER 101 STARRING TOM SIZEMORE – OCTOBER 2014.
MAJICK: Journey of a New Orleanean, written performed and produced by Danjuma and directed by Michael Phillip Edwards at STAGE 52 (5299W.Washington blvd), NOVEMBER 2013.(STAY TUNED).
AVAILABLE SOON! Download Concert recording of Tom Sizemore performing I AM NOT SAM and Michael Phillip Edwards performing RUNT.
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Winner of The Scotsman Edinburgh Fringe First Award for Best New Play. Winner SONY Gold Medal for Best BBC Radio Play United Kingdom 2003 2 time SOLD OUT invited guest to the National Black Theater Festival in Winston Salem Massachusetts. Runt is the metaphorical one man play of a man (using the dog pack mentality) […]
A white celebrity locked in solitary confinement for drug addiction faces the ghost of his black grandfather and the source of his pain, his shame of his African America heritage. The original workshop production of I AM NOT SAM was developed by Michael Phillip Edwards, Executive produced by Paula Neiman and Produced by Tamika Lamison […]