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  • Profiled: The Black Man (Panel)

  • WACO 2023 Season Announcement

    Our 2022/23 artistic program offers a multidisciplinary series of performances and events, including music, dance, theatre, art exhibitions, films and more!

  • Black Terror at the Seattle Black Film Festival

    Richard Lawson recites Langston Hughes and talks inspiration for Black Terror. Watch the Black Terror Documentary panel featuring Tina Knowles-Lawson, Steven Foley, and Dr. Michelle Flowers-Taylor on the closing day of the 19th Seattle Black Film Festival.

  • 5 Years of WACO Theater Center

  • Senior Portraits: 2022

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    Join us in celebrating our class of 2022 seniors! Ms. Tina’s Angels and Richard’s Warrior programs empower talented students to identify their dreams, and with a mentor, gain the clarity, discipline, and skill to achieve them. Learn more about our mentees here!

  • Gala 2022 | Harlem Nights (Recap)

  • Tina's Angels & Richard's Warriors Africa Trip

    Tina's Angels & Richard's Warriors take a Trip to Africa sponsored by Shea Moisture & Essence Full Circle Festival.

  • Black Terror: Behind the Scenes

    Featuring interviews from the cast and crew, as well as behind-the-scenes footage, this mini-documentary takes a look at the making of the film Black Terror. Based on the original play by Richard Wesley, and directed by Richard Lawson, this bi-coastal production between WACO Theater Center and Ne...