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The glorious legend of Leon Claxton’s Harlem in Havana- a so-called "Jig Show" that endures racism, segregation and immigration laws to become popular in the 1940s through the 1960s, and the brave African-American showman who left an extraordinary entertainment legacy despite the insurmountable odds against him and his dreams.

Sunday, July 25, 2021

Watch Part Two of JIG SHOW | Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana

    

      JIG SHOW | Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana 
       A 3-part documentary film series by Leslie Cunningham

      Watch on VIMEO On-Demand! 

      We're giving $1 from every online order to Stand Up Speak Out - NC. SUSO. 

      Film series viewing page and schedule: 

      • Part 1: Filmmaker Leslie and her family take viewers on a tour of the epic Harlem in Havana revue, a so-called Jig Show. Now Showing 
      • Part 2: Learn about producer Leon Claxton's life and watch the brown-skin showgirls take the stage! Now Showing 
      • Part 3: Coming in August 2021. 
      • The full film (digital video only) and study-guide (PDF) will be available in the Fall of 2021.  All live screenings are postponed until further notice. 

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