Person of Power: Ira Aldridge
In today’s “People of Power” episode, we learn about the FIRST BLACK ACTOR to play the role of Othello–a black Shakespearean character.
Ira Aldridge was not only a talented and determined artist but an advocate as well.
Our “People of Power” series highlights the accomplishments of POC heroes from all disciplines.
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