NYC: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO GRAHAM BROWN ORIGINAL MEMBER OF THE NEGRO ENSEMBLE CO. 1968

  MEMORIAL TODAY 7PM AT THE SCHOMBERG CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE!!!

TRIBUTE TO GRAHAM BROWN ORIGINAL MEMBER OF THE NEGRO ENSEMBLE CO 1968 click

GRAHAM BROWN’S GRAND SIRE ARCHON OF AMERICAN THEATRE

MEMORIAL SERVICE 

for
 
GRAHAM BROWN

Tuesday January 17, 2012
 

7 pm 

at
 
THE AMERICAN NEGRO THEATRESCHOMBURG CENTER OF RESEARCH IN BLACK  CULTURE

515 Malcolm X Blvd. (between: 135th & 136th St.)
Harlem, New York 10037

(212) 491 – 2200

  quote from Malachon by Derek Walcott…

…The shac-shac and the violin

Mix with the smoke and malcochom

They say “Sing how Chantal the brute

Took the white planter Regis’ life

And what I tell them is the truth

Don’t believe all you heard or read

Chantal the tiger cannot dead….

Like the staining of clear springs the mind of man,

In blood he must end as in blood he began

Like mist that rising from a muddy stream

Between beasthood and Godhead groping in a dream

The rage of the tiger is taken for grantedMORE…

Graham Brown
Graham Brown, award winning leading actor of the NY stage and television; revered for his virtuosity,  versatility, elegance and humility.  He played a multitude of roles over the years and was an origin member of The Negro Ensemble Company (founders: Robert hooks, Douglas Turner Ward, Gerald Krone) since 1968. Graham Brown was…MORE…
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