20 Rare Photos You Need to See from Black Broadway: African Americans on the Great White Way
February 20th, 2015
by BroadwayBox Staff
Eartha Kitt in Timbuktu!
Hinton Battle, Ted Ross, Tiger Haynes and Stephanie Mills in The Wiz
James Earl Jones in Othello
LaChanze in Once on This Island
Bill Bojangles Robinson
Pearl Bailey in Hello, Dolly!
Porgy and Bess
Lena Horne in Jamaica
Gregory Hines and Judith Jamison in Sophisticated Ladies
Lillian Hayman and Leslie Uggams in Hallelujah, Baby!
Phylicia Rashad in Into the Woods
Armelia McQueen, Ken Page, Debbie Allen, Alan Weeks and Zoe Walker in Ain’t Misbehavin’
Sammy Davis, Jr. in Golden Boy
Whoopi Goldberg in her self-titled solo show.
Ruby Dee and Sidney Poitier in A Raisin in the Sun
Ossie Davis, Helen Martin, Godfrey Cambridge, Ruby Dee, Beah Richards and Sorrell Booke in Purlie Victorious
Paul Robeson in Othello
Jennifer Holliday, Sheryl Lee Ralph and Loretta Devine in Dreamgirls
Leslie Uggams in Hallelujah, Baby!
Ben Vereen in Pippin