The American Negro Theatre and the Long Civil RIghts Era

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Studies in Theatre History and Culture
History , Nonfiction (Adult)
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Jonathan Shandell provides the first in-depth study of the historic American Negro Theatre (ANT) and its lasting influence on American popular culture. Founded in 1940 in Harlem, the ANT successfully...

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“Shandell has delivered a long-overdue history of the American Negro Theatre. He provides detailed insight into key productions and individuals both on and off stage. This book fills a major lacuna...

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