He acted in the musical, "Jelly's Last Jam," on Broadway in New York City with Tonya Pinkins in the cast. Jules Fisher was lighting designer. Hope Clarke, Gregory Hines and Tel L. Levy were choreographers.
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Did You Know?
He and Maurice Hines
were cast as brothers in Francis Ford Coppola
's The Cotton Club
(1984), set in the Harlem club where their grandmother had been one of the elite black entertainers performing for a whites-only audience in the twenties and thirties. Coppola encouraged the brothers to improvise so they based one scene on their real-life reunion in "Eubie!" and admitted the tears were real.
He's an accomplished tap dancer and many of his films feature his dancing