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.
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He was nominated for a 2014 Joseph Jefferson Equity Award for Principal Actor in a Play for "Pullman Porter Blues" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.