Saturday, November 25, 2023

Cultural Understanding, Knowledge: The Strolling 20s with Poitier/Davis/Carroll/Ellington/Belafonte - 1966


In Harlem the Roaring 20s were known as the Strolling 20s. Sydney Poitier is our guide through life in 20s in Harlem.

The script for this amazing and historic special was written by Langston Hughes.
The rest of the cast:

Diahann Carroll
Duke Ellington
George Kirby
Gloria Lynne
Brownie McGhee
Sammy Davis
Harry Belafonte
Nipsey Russell
Joe Williams

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