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2 edition of Jewel Box revue. found in the catalog.

Jewel Box revue.

Jewel Box revue.

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesCrazy October.
ContributionsCarter, Lynne., Benner, Doc., Brown, Danny., Jamis, William., Bankhead, Tallulah, 1902-1968., Herlihy, James Leo., Sam S. Shubert Theatre (Organization : Washington, D.C.), Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsPN2093 .C64 1995 no. J24
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (theater program).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23732026M
LC Control Number2009657805

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Lynne Carter is on a few pages scattered through it, as is T.C. Jones. Get this from a library. Jewel Box revue. [Lynne Carter; Doc Benner; Danny Brown; William Jamis; Tallulah Bankhead; Richard L Coe; James Leo Herlihy; Sam S.

Shubert Theatre (Organization: Washington, D.C.); Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress);] -- Sam S. Shubert Theatre, operated by I. Hirst Enterprises, Bernie Ferber. The Jewel Box History. There is a lot of fuzzy history surrounding the Jewel Box Revue.

The program itself (circa ) from the Club Jewel Box in Miami says right off "Danny and Doc's Jewel Box was created by Danny Brown and Doc Benner in in Miami Beach, Florida.". The Jewel Box Revue From to DeLarverie toured the black theater circuit as the MC (and only drag king) of the Jewel Box Revue, North America's first racially integrated drag revue.

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