Items tagged "Play Bill": 2

Playbills from "A Raisin in the Sun"

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Several playbills highlighting Poitier's starring role as Walter Lee Younger in Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun"

As Thousands Cheer Playbill

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Ethel Waters was hailed by most theater critics of both african american papers and white newspaper as the top performer in "As Thousands Cheer". Ethel Waters, and her number "Supper Time" were often cited as the main attraction of the show, and yet we still see a reluctance to picture an african american woman as a marketing tool. Many people saw…