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Spike Lee Presents County of Kings by Lemon Andersen

Icon Written by Cumba on October 18, 2009 – 2:33 pm

countyofkings Last year, I had the pleasure to attend the Under the Radar Festival at the Public Theater to witness Lemon Andersen take the stage in County of Kings: The Beautiful Struggle. At that time, I told everyone I could to go see this amazing piece of work where Lemon bared his life in a raw and compelling performance. The piece stayed with me and I was very happy to see that more people would be able to see this one man play in a limited run, again at the Public Theater.

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Review: Lemon’s County of Kings: The Beautiful Struggle

Icon Written by Cumba on January 12, 2009 – 11:32 pm

Performing a solo act is a very difficult thing to do, an autobiographical one is even more so. Baring your soul and letting the audience experience very obviously painful incidents in your life takes a special talent. To bring something new to the medium is not easy, but Lemon does just that in his one-man [...]

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Lemon’s Where I Am From Poem

Icon Written by Cumba on December 21, 2008 – 1:15 pm

This Tony Award winning poet will be performing his one man show “County of Kings: The Beautiful Struggle” at The Public Theater as part of the Under the Radar Festival. Lemon won a Tony Award for his participation in Russell Simmon’s Def Poetry Jam . He can also be seen in HBO’s version of the [...]

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