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15 Annual Gala Celebration
Program 1401
Original Airdate: 9/29/1983

Subject Keywords
Afro-American women
Say Brother - Anniversaries

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Atwood, David
Bagley, Sandy
Barrow-Murray, Barbara
Bright, Hazel
Deare, Beth
Deare, Paul
Fox, Gloria
Gaither, Barry
Gilmore, Marvin
Grimes, Kevin
Guillaume, Robert
Hart, Tanya
Langhart, Janet
Ledford, Mark
Lee, David
Lewis, Elma
Lewis, Webster
Lugo, Lita
McGuire, Jean
McRae, Carmen
Nurse, Karl
Ortiz, Raquel
Osborne, Michael
Pointer, Noel
Putnam, Glendora
Richardson, Dan
Richardson, Joey
Rivero, Marita
Ross, John
Scott, Kamal
Shaw, Sarah-Ann
Spruill, Jim
Weston, Randy
Woody, Betty

Corporate Names
Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts - Roxbury - Massachusetts
Fred Benjamin Dancers
Master Cylinder (musical group)
Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists - Roxbury - Massachusetts
Say Brother Community Committee
Say Brother (television program)
Waters (musical grounp)

Program Description
Say Brother celebrates its 15th anniversary as WGBH's longest running target audience program with a special "gala" broadcast from three locations in Boston: the Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists, WGBH TV, and the Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts. With hosts Jim Spruill, Beth Deare, and Tanya Hart (each at a separate location); entertainers Randy Weston, Webster Lewis, Noel Pointer, Kamal Scott, the Fred Benjamin Dancers (from New York City), the current cast of the Next Move Theatre's "All Night Strut" and Michael Smart and Naomi Moody of a Boston production of "Porgy and Bess"; guests David Atwood, Hazel Bright, Gloria Fox, Barry Gaither, Elma Lewis, Jean McGuire, Carmen McRae, Karl Nurse, Dan Richardson, Marita Rivero, and Sarah-Ann Shaw; special segments ("Happy Birthday" inserts, an "insider" look at Webster Lewis' studio production of a recording by Robert Guillaume, previously aired interview footage with WGBH President David O. Ives, and the presentation of Say Brother's First Annual Awards).

Associate Producer
Host
Beth Deare
Tanya Hart
Raquel Ortiz
Jim Spruill

Guests
David Atwood
Sandy Bagley
Hazel Bright
Gloria Fox
Barry Gaither
Melvin Gilmore
Kevin Grimes
Robert Guillaume
Janet Langhart
Mark Ledford
David Lee
Elma Lewis
Lita Lugo
Gene McGuire
Carmen McRae
Glendora Putnam,
Dan Richardson
Marita Rivero
Betty Woody

Performers
Webster Lewis (musician)
Noel Pointer (musician)
Joey Richardson (dancer)
Randy Weston (musician)

Formats
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