During a scene in which Esther and Pauline go to visit Alice at the hospital, Esther, played by Lynn Whitfield
, wears a fur-trimmed red suit and matching hat. The outfit is the same one she wore previously while playing Josephine Baker in "The Josephine Baker Story." See more
I'm gonna get sick Saturday and see about Amateur Night at the Harlem Opera House.
That's where Ella Fitzgerald got started.
Well, then, I guess it's good enough for me!
Yeah, but are you good enough for the opera house?
Would you drop dead, please?