Thursday, September 29th, 7:30pm
The Harlem Comedy Festival
The first week-long comedy festival in Harlem celebrating people of color in comedy!
Moms Mabley: I Got Something to Tell You
Whoopi Goldberg, 2013, 72 min
Featuring recently unearthed photographs, rediscovered performance footage and the words of entertainers and historians, the film includes interviews with Eddie Murphy, Joan Rivers, Sidney Poitier, Kathy Griffin, Harry Belafonte, Bill Cosby, Quincy Jones, Arsenio Hall, Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara, who emphasize how Mabley paved the way for female comedians and performers everywhere in provocative stand-up routines that challenged racism, sexism and ageism.
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