Appeared (as "Mrs. Harriet Washington"; final Broadway role) in "Horowitz and Mrs. Washington" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Henry Denker
. Directed by Joshua Logan
. John Golden Theatre: 2 Apr 1980-6 Apr 1980 (6 performances + 10 previews). Cast: Sam Levene
(as "Samuel Horowitz"), Christopher Blount, Joe De Santis
, Patricia Roe
Did You Know?
Black college-educated people got to where they are on the backs of domestic help, meaning their parents and grandparents. So people should not forget how they got to where they are.
Didn't have a successful acting career until she was 51; when she had a recurring role on Maude
(1972). Since her character proved to be so popular, producer Norman Lear
decided to have her in her own sitcom, starring on Good Times
(1974), which Maude
Her Role As Florida Evans on "Good Times"