The play “For Black Boys Who Have Considered Homicide When the Streets Were Too Much”. Was a play written by Kieth Antar Mason. In response to Ntozake Shange’s, hit Broadway show, “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Was Enuf”.
Kieth felt that Shange’s depiction of black men in her show was incomplete. Ntozake Shange heard about our show and came to see it. After her nephew became the victim of a homicide. Unfortunately, she could not sit through the entire show, because the recent loss of her nephew was still to raw.