Sang and acted the role of Sportin' Life (a role previously sung and acted by Cab Calloway) in the 1976 Houston Opera and 1983 Broadway revivals of "Porgy and Bess." An LP set, and later a CD one, of his 1976 performance in the work was released by RCA Records.
Larry T. Marshall
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Was nominated for Broadway's 1977 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for a revival of "Porgy and Bess."