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Musical Theater The first shows were Black people were represented through black face in the 1890s. This was a widely used technique for people to

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MUSICAL THEATER:THE WIZ African Americans and Musical Theater Before African Americans were allowed on broadway they were portrayed by white performers through coons songs and

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MUSICAL THEATER Musical theater in African American communities can be traced back to minstrel shows. Minstrel shows were series of songs and dances performed by

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Musical Theater The origin of African American Musical Theatre dates back to the 1830s with the very first minstrel shows taking place. By the 1890s

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