Category: theater

In their apartment at 444 East 57th Street, ma…

In their apartment at 444 East 57th Street, married American couple playwright Arthur Miller (1915 – 2005) and actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 – 1962) talk with theatrical producer Kermit Bloomgarden (1904 – 1976), New York, New York, 1958. 

(Photos by Robert W. Kelley)

Georgette Harvey, Ethel Waters and Fredi Was…

Georgette Harvey, Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington on set of the Broadway play “Mamba’s Daughters”

at the Empire Theatre, 1939.

twixnmix: Malcolm X looks on as Muhammad Ali …

twixnmix:

Malcolm X looks on as Muhammad Ali signs autographs

outside the Trans-Lux Newsreel Theater in New York City, March 1964.

They had just watched a screening of Ali’s title fight with Sonny Liston. Inspired by Malcolm X, Ali had converted to Islam but he kept his new faith a secret until after he won the heavyweight championship on February 25, 1964.

Liza Minnelli during rehearsals for the off-Br…

Liza Minnelli during rehearsals for the off-Broadway revival of “Best Foot Forward” on March 24, 1963.

(Original Caption) 4/8/1963-New York, NY- A pe…

(Original Caption) 4/8/1963-New York, NY- A peck-full of affection was received by Liza Minnelli from her mother Judy Garland after the second night performance of ‘Best Foot Forward’ at Studio 73 in New York City. Liza, also the daughter of movie director Vincente Minnelli, is the star in the off-Broadway show.

Earle Hyman photographed by Carl Van Vechten on October 10,…

Earle Hyman

photographed by Carl Van Vechten on October 10, 1956 as Dunois in the Phoenix Theatre production of St. Joan.

Hyman

is best known for his role as Grandpa Huxtable on the The Cosby Show.

Stage and television actor Robert Guillaume (born Robert Peter…

Stage and television actor Robert Guillaume (born Robert Peter Williams in St. Louis, MO) – November 30, 1927 – October 24, 2017, RIP