Latest Black Orpheus News

Subscribe to Black Orpheus alerts

Black Orpheus Heading To Broadway

8th July 2014

Oscar-winning Brazilian movie Black Orpheus is heading to Broadway as a new musical.Playwright Lynn Nottage will pen the script for the stage show, which Lucky Guy's George C. Wolfe will direct. The 1959 film,...

Tagged in this article -

Black Orpheus Star Dawn Dead

29th September 2008

Actress MARPESSA DAWN, the star of 1960's Best Foreign Film Oscar ORFEU NEGRO (BLACK ORPHEUS), has died at her home near Paris, France. The American-born actress, who played Eurydice in the classic Brazilian movie, suffered...

Tagged in this article - ,