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Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Subject of:
Charles Brown, American, 1946 - 2004  Search this
Adolph Caesar, American, 1933 - 1986  Search this
Peter Friedman, American, born 1949  Search this
David Alan Grier, American, born 1956  Search this
Samuel L. Jackson, American, born 1948  Search this
Brent Jennings, American, born 1951  Search this
Steven A. Jones  Search this
Eugene Lee, American, born 1953  Search this
Sam McMurray, American, born 1952  Search this
James Pickens Jr., American, born 1954  Search this
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
Stephen Zettler, American  Search this
ink on paper
H x W: 8 3/8 x 5 1/2 in. (21.3 x 14 cm)
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Showbill for A Soldier's Play. White background with blue box at top; black box below with white lettering inside a white circle. [SHOWBILL/THEATRE FOUR/the/Negro/Ensemble/Company] White circular sticker on back, handwritten 1981.
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
Showbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture