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

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

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

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

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

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

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.