Each character in TRAV'LIN has a story, drawn from J.C.'s tales of his life in Harlem

star-george

Taken from a variety of J.C.’s stories, mostly about himself (More)

star-billie

Based on Pig Foot Mary, who built a street cart into a famous Harlem restaurant (More)

star-archie

Inspired by J.C.’s stories of his own numbers runner (More)

star-ros

Modeled on Rose Morgan, Harlem “House of Beauty” owner and entrepreneur (More)

star-nelson

Drawn from several aspiring young Harlem businessmen J.C. knew (More)

star-ella

Looks back to songstress and nurse Alberta Hunter (More)


*Cast members from New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, October 2010. These Actors appeared courtesy of Actors' Equity Association.