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Paul Robeson in 'THE MAN WHO WENT TO WAR'


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Ballad opera by Langston Hughes , arranged and directed by D. G. Bridson. This modern folk tale written and performed by all-Negro talent, presents the story of the ordinary people of all the United Nations under the stress of war
Other characters include:
Songs by Josh White and Brownie McGhee , sung by the Hall Johnson Choir. Harmonica player, Sonny Terry. Music under the direction of Hall Johnson and Alan Lomax. (Produced and recorded by the BBC in New York)


Unknown: Langston Hughes
Directed By: D. G. Bridson.
Songs By: Josh White
Songs By: Brownie McGhee
Unknown: Sonny Terry.
Unknown: Hall Johnson
Unknown: Alan Lomax.
Johnny Lee: Canada Lee
Sally: Ethel Waters
Grandpa: Cherokee Thornton
Jerry: Earle Hyman
Mack: Daniel Johnson
Mrs Johnson: Osceola Archer
Lottie and Nurse: Theodora Smith
Warden and Officer: Melvin Green
Narrator: Josh White

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