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Kentucky State College Players

A brief entry about the Kentucky Players, a college theatre group, can be found in The African American Theatre Directory, 1816-1960, by B. L. Peterson. According to the author, the group produced some "excellent" plays between the 1940s and 1993, including Sleeping Dogs and A Woman's Privilege. For more information, contact Kentucky State University Library, Special Collections. To locate members of the Kentucky Players, see the Kentucky State University Thorobred yearbooks (most are online).



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NKAA Source: The African American theatre directory, 1816-1960: a comprehensive guide to early Black theatre organizations, companies, theatres, and performing groups
NKAA Source: Kentucky State University yearbooks

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“Kentucky State College Players,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed February 22, 2019,

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