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Guest Appearance in 'A New Way to Walk'
Appeared in "Look Away," a drama, in the role of Elizabeth Keckley, written by Jerome Kilty
, based on "Mary Todd Lincoln: Her Life and Letters" by Justin G. Turner and Linda Levitt Turner
, directed by Rip Torn
, and also featuring Geraldine Page
as Mary Todd Lincoln, on Broadway, at the Playhouse Theatre, Manhattan, New York ...
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Dr. Maya Angelou
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[on reconnecting with her mother who had abandoned her ten years before] I didn't know her. I didn't trust her. But I began to like her because she was kind. I said, 'I'd like to call you Lady'. She told everybody, "Call me Lady from now on'. Amazing. And she was kind to people, all sorts of people - white ones and black ones and Spanish-speaking ones. If they needed something, my mother was the ...
Toured Europe and Africa in an American production cast of 'Porgy and Bess' between 1954 and 1955.