Title created by ACMA staff based on transcription from physical asset and contents of recording.
The Cornbread Players, a professional acting company based in New York City, perform the play "Jazz Night," which was written and directed by Walter Jones. "Jazz Night" centers around a black family and their Saturday night gathering in an urban ghetto setting; drug use is an aspect of the play. As stated by the director, "Jazz Night" is about feeling people, rhythm, and music. A question and answer session follows the dramatic performance.
Dramatic Performance. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.
Cornbread Players: Jazz Night, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
African American neighborhoods
African American families
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