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Colored Museum, The

Colored Museum, The(1991)

Also Known As: Great Performances (02/01/91) |

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Brief Synopsis

A satire lampooning the icons of Black-American art and culture in a series of ten sketches. Based on the 1986 play, "The Colored Museum," by George C. Wolfe, originally produced by New Jersey's Crossroads Theatre Company. Presentation of "Great Performances."

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Loretta Devine Janine ("The Hairpiece")
Danitra Vance Miss Pat ("Git On Board"); Normal Jean Reynolds ("Permutations"); Woman ("The Hairpiece")
Linda Hopkins Aunt Ethel ("Cookin' With Aunt Ethel")
Tommy Hollis Man ("Symbiosis")
Reggie Montgomery Miss Roj ("The Gospel According To Miss Roj"); Walter-Lee-Beau-Willie-Jones ("The Last Mama-On-The-Couch Play")
Vickilyn Reynolds Lawanda ("The Hairpiece"); Mama ("The Last Mama-On-The-Couch Play")
Suzzanne Douglas Girl ("The Photo Session"); Lady In Plaid ("The Last Mama-On-The-Couch Play")
Victor Love Guy ("The Photo Session")
Phyllis Yvonne Stickney Topsy Washington ("The Party")
Kevin LaMont Jackson Junie Robinson ("Soldier With A Secret")
Frederick Moore Soldier ("Soldier With A Secret")
Troy Powell Soldier ("Soldier With A Secret")
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1991 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Production Co:  Thirteen/Wnet .....Production Company, Crossroads Theatre Company .....Production Company
Duration(mins):  Country:  not available
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  • The Colored Museum

    Janette Parker 2010-11-13

    One of the best plays I have ever seen. My entire family loved it when I taped it from television and took it to Wisconsin and they all watched it and... MORE>