Stewart Lane, Leslie Uggams,

Stewart Lane, Leslie Uggams,Sheldon Epps

Stewart Lane

Stewart Lane, Bonnie Comley








On February 25th,  author and six-time Tony Award-winning producer Stewart Lane (La Cage aux Folles, A Gentleman’s Guide…, War Horse), was joined by Tony Award winning actress Leslie Uggams (Hallelujah Baby!, On Golden Pond, Thoroughly Modern Millie, King Hedly II), and acclaimed director Sheldon Epps (Baby It’s You!, Blues in the Night), for a conversation with Tom Santopietro (The Godfather Effect…, Considering Doris Day, Sinatra in Hollywood) at Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street, to discuss the inspiring account of the tumultuous path that black actors have traveled to reach recognition on the Great White Way. This special Black History Month event celebrates the release of Lane’s new book Black Broadway: African Americans on The Great White Way.

Photos: Lisa Pacino – Under the Duvet Productions)