Pullman Porter Blues

Photograph: Liz Lauren Playwright Cheryl L. West and director Chuck Smith in rehearsal for Pullman Porter Blues at the Goodman Theatre
The Goodman Theatre's fall season opens with the Chicago premiere of this piece centered on the 1937 championship bout between Joe Louis and James Braddock as well as three generations of African-American train porters. The play, by Cheryl L. West and directed by Chuck Smith, is infused with classic blues numbers.
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