- Bush, Anita
- (1883-1974)The African American theatre manager was born in Washington, D.C. In 1903, she began touring as a dancer with a black company in vaudeville, and worked with Bert Williams and George Walker. After an injury, she organized a legitimate company of black actors in Harlem at the Lincoln Theatre in 1915. The Anita Bush All-Colored Dramatic Stock Company moved to Harlem's Lafayette Theatre in 1916. Under the name Lafayette Players, the company became well-known in its original location, on tour, and after 1928, in Los Angeles.
The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater. James Fisher.
Look at other dictionaries:
Anita Hill — Anita Faye Hill (born birth date |1956|7|30) is a professor of social policy, law, and women s studies at Brandeis University at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management and a former colleague of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence… … Wikipedia
Anita Thigpen Perry — graduated from Haskell High School in Haskell, Texas then attended West Texas State University and has a degree in nursing. She has spearheaded a number of health related initiatives such as the Anita Thigpen Perry Endowment at the San Antonio… … Wikipedia
Anita B. Brody — is a judge on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Born in 1935 in New York, New York, Judge Brody graduated from Wellesley College in 1955 and received her J.D.. from Columbia Law School in 1958. Judge Brody … Wikipedia
Hanukkah bush — A Hanukkah bush is a bush or tree real or simulated that some North American Jewish families display in their homes for the duration of Hanukkah. It may, for all intents and purposes, be a Christmas tree (without any Christian ornaments).… … Wikipedia
Laura Bush — First Lady of the United States In office January 20, 2001 – January 20, 2009 Preceded by Hillary Rodham Clint … Wikipedia
List of books and films about George W. Bush — This is a list of books and films about George W. Bush. Contents 1 By Bush 2 Pro Bush 3 Anti Bush 4 Mostly neutral … Wikipedia
Lennie Bush — Leonard Walter „Lennie“ Bush (* 6. Juni 1927 in London; † 15. Juni 2004 ebenda) war ein britischer Jazz Bassist. Bush erkrankte als Kind an Polio und behielt davon lebenslang ein Hinken zurück. Er begann zunächst Violine zu spielen, bevor er mit… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Lennie Bush — Leonard Walter Lennie Bush (June 6, 1927, London June 15, 2004) was an English jazz double bassist.Bush contracted polio as a child and as a result possessed a limp for the rest of his life. He played violin before switching to bass at 16, and… … Wikipedia
Moncena Dunn — For the Union Army officer of the Civil War, see Moncena Dunn (soldier). Moncena Dunn Moncena Dunn ca 1896 Born October 1867 Hancock, Waushara, Wisconsin Died July 16, 1944 Eau Claire, Wisconsin … Wikipedia
Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination — Official portrait of Clarence Thomas as chairman of the Equal Opportunity Commission circa 1989 90 On July 1, 1991, President George H. W. Bush nominated Clarence Thomas for the Supreme Court of the United States to replace Thurgood Marshall, who … Wikipedia