A multi-media documentary work that honors one of America's most successful traveling girl shows, and the brave showman who pioneered Black entertainment during the era of Jim Crow.
Friday, July 15, 2022
Brown Skin Showgirls Book
BROWN SKIN SHOWGIRLS is a black and white photographic collection of the Black and Cuban women who performed burlesque, shake, exotic, rhumba, salsa, calypso, striptease and female impersonation on Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana Revue during its run on Royal American Shows from 1936 to 1967. This book is guaranteed to expand your knowledge of Black and Cuban performers that shaped American popular culture. Order your print copy today.