The Howard Theatre in Washington, DC was built in 1910, and just about every top black entertainer performed on its stage. But it had to shut its doors once the neighborhood fell on hard times. Now it has reopened, and host Michel Martin talks with Jimi Smooth, a musician who was an usher at the Howard in the early '60s.
The Historic Howard Theater: Past And Future
By editor • Apr 17, 2012
Originally published on April 17, 2012 9:14 am