The History of Standup
S2 Ep. 03: The Apollo and the Chitlin’ Circuit
Tuesday, 18 June
An iconic New York City theater and a collection of black venues provided opportunities for comedians and entertainers during racial segregation, the civil rights movement, and continues through today.
Featuring interviews with Tom Dressen, Kliph Nesteroff, and Willie Tyler.
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