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White Grease Paint on Black Performers

Glenda Eloise Gill

White Grease Paint on Black Performers

A Study of the Federal Theatre of 1935-1939 (American University Studies. Series IX, History, Vol 40)

by Glenda Eloise Gill

  • 80 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Grove/Atlantic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Theater - General,
  • Blacks In The U.S,
  • Theater,
  • Sociology,
  • 20th century,
  • African American entertainers,
  • Biography,
  • Federal Theatre Project (U.S.),
  • Federal aid to the performing arts,
  • History,
  • United States,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11395096M
    ISBN 100820406821
    ISBN 109780820406824

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If you'd like to be the first to know, please sign up. According to Glenda E. Gill in 'White Grease Paint on Black Performers, 'The Federal Theatre contributed more than any other thing to the development of black actors.' Gill also concluded that 'the ensemble spirit of the Federal Theatre lingers in the fraternity of its members and production on stage.'.

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