20 Century Genius Award
THE BLACKS (Jean Genet), played White Queen Off-Broadway, 1960. THE BLACKS won the Obie Award in 1961 for the best Broadway play, both American and foreign).
MOTHER COURAGE (Bertold Brecht), played title role Off-Broadway, 1964.
MEDEA (Jean Anouilh), played Nurse in Hollywood.
LOOK AWAY (Jerome Kilty), played Mrs. Keckley, Broadway, 1973.
ROOTS (Alex Haley), played Nyo Boto (Grandmother), Hollywood, 1977. (Received Emmy Nomination for Best Supporting Actress).
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