Original Airdate: 1/9/1975
Afro-Americans in the performing arts
Black Power - United States
Music - Performance
Public Affairs: Current Events
Johnson, Fred (Halim Adbur Rashid)
United Community Construction Workers - Boston - Massachusetts
Webster Lewis Septet
Program consists of performance footage of a local Boston-based septet, and community awareness segments. Program includes a mime performance by Halim Adbur Rashid (Fred Johnson), a 30-minute performance by the The Webster Lewis Septet in the Say Brother studio, "Information" (on how and where to file income taxes), "Access" (in which United Community of Construction Workers'Jim McLean offers recommendations on what to look for when you buy a house), "Blast from the Past" (with an excerpt from a Say Brother interview with Chico Neblett, a Boston Field Marshall for the Black Panther Party), the "Community Calendar," and "Commentary" by Producer Marita Rivero.
Webster Lewis Septet (musical group)
Fred Johnson (Halim Adbur Rashid) (mime)
Boston Art Ensemble (theme music)
LLoyd Cogell (still photography)
June Cross (community coordinator)
Stephen Farrier (community coordinator)
Sallie McGuire (production assistant)
Dighton Spooner (researcher)
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