Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

African American Theatre: Biographical Information

Featured Titles

Names to Research

  • Ailey, Alvin
  • Aldridge, Ira
  • Allen, Debbie
  • Anderson, Edmund Lincoln
  • Bailey, Pearl Mae
  • Baker, Josephine
  • Ballet dancers
  • Blake, Eubie
  • Bubbles, John W.
  • Byrd, Donald (American choreographer)
  • Cambridge, Godfrey
  • Chappelle, Dave
  • Clarke, Hope
  • De Shields, Andre
  • Dunham, Katherine
  • Fagan, Garth
  • Foxx, Redd
  • Freeman, Al, Jr.
  • Gilpin, Charles Sidney
  • Glover, Savion
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Gregory, Dick
  • Gunn, Moses
  • Hall, Juanita
  • Harper, Leonard
  • Harris, Robin
  • Harrison, Richard Berru
  • Hines, Gregory
  • Holder, Geoffrey
  • Horne, Lena
  • Hunter, Eddie
  • Hyman, Earle
  • Jamison, Judith
  • Johnson, Virginia Alma Fairfax
  • Jones, Bill T. (American choreographer)
  • King, Woodie, Jr.
  • Mabley, Moms
  • Mac, Bernie
  • McDonald, Audra
  • McKayle, Donald
  • Miller, Bebe
  • Mills, Florence
  • Mitchell, Arthur Adams, Jr.
  • Nicholas Brothers
  • Nicholas, Fayard
  • Nicholas, Harold
  • O'Neal, Frederick
  • Primus, Pearl
  • Pryor, Richard
  • Pulitzer Prizes
  • Richards, Lloyd
  • Robinson, Luther
  • Sissle, Noble
  • Thigpen, Lynne
  • Uggams, Leslie
  • Vereen, Ben
  • Washington, Fredi
  • Waters, Ethel
  • Williams, Bert
  • Wilson, Flip
  • Wolfe, George C.

Subject Guide

Profile Photo
Priscilla Henry- FAMU
Contact:
S. H. Coleman Library
525 Orr Drive
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
(850)599-3376
Subjects: Education, Theatre