Juanita Hall

Black History Month Honoree 19
Posted on 02/21/2023
Image of Juanita HallJuanita Hall (1901-68), who played Bloody Mary in the original 1949 production of South Pacific, was the first African-American performer to win a Tony Award. The actress has 12 other Broadway credits to her name, including Flower Drum Song, and she starred in the film versions of both musicals.

Image of Juanita Hall
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