120 Minute - Original Musical Film
BACKSTAGE at the BLACK STAGE
Here is the story reversal of "Waiting for Guffman:" A play within a play, set in the 1970's.
A black theater company is producing an all black musical about George Washington Carver.
Under attack by union Equity officer, Jeanay Rollins, the Director is ordered to hire 5 White Actors.
They in return are ordered to "black-up" and play slaves. This creates a humorous reversal of situations.
Associate Producer - Nathan Purdee
Margot Jones - Composer, Director. Lillabell Bird, Pancho Duck
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Rebecca Nile - Storyteller, Peter Piper, Purrina Kitten-Cat
BENEATH the DRAGONWOOD TREES
Click to hear the opening scene played by the singers and actors below
Charles Moselle - Musical Arranger, Director, Musican,
Ravenous E. LEE the Wolf
Listen to the opening of Beneath the Dragon Wood Trees here!
Corrine Kason - Witch Wickety, Fairyfoot, JB the Hunter