Will Marion Cook was an African-American composer who managed to create a series of successful Broadway plays and compositions in the late 19th Century. Cook and Paul Laurence Dunbar created the first all-Black play to open at a top Broadway house in 1898. Cook was born January 27, 1869 in Washington, D.C. He studied […]

via Little Known Black History Fact: Will Marion Cook — Black America Web

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