The Harlem in Havana Project: Preserving an American Entertainment Legacy The last remaining of the great entertainers from one of America’s most successful traveling shows are finally telling their stories in JIG SHOW| Leon Claxton’s Harlem in Havana, a new documentary film from filmmaker Leslie Cunningham. Part of a larger work known as the Harlem … Continue reading Brown Skin Showgirls, One-Legged Tappers and a Lucumi Ritual Dance
Read the articles published in the Saskatoon Star-Phoenix (Canada), canada.com and on Jonimitchell.com about the Harlem in Havana documentary film project underway. Click below to view the Saskatoon Star-Phoenix article.
PA-based progressive rocker, songwriter and music producer, Gordon Tittsworth from the band Images of Eden signs on as music director for the coming documentary film, HARLEM IN HAVANA! Stay tuned for more information. Visit his site at imagesofeden.com to learn more!
Interviews have been set in Knoxville, Tennessee with past performers of the Harlem in Havana stage show. Pre-Production filming will start in early June 2011 for a fundraising trailer. After Knoxville, we will travel to Memphis, TN, hometown to Harlem in Havana producer extraordinaire, Leon Claxton, and Blues Music on Beale Street. We'll visit with Rocky … Continue reading Pre-Production to Start in June 2011 for Harlem in Havana Documentary Film.