Eleanor McMain Senior High School
First Place Winner
In a scratchy Satchmo-style voice, Terrence Holloway tells how Louis Armstrong became the international ambassador of jazz.
Jonathan Thomas as Martin Luther King recalls the August 1963 March on Washington and King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech.
The famous gospel singer had a hard life but stayed true to God with her singing says Brandi Thomas as Mahalia Jackson.
Michael Chancely as Langston Hughes pauses from his writing to tell us about the life of the famous writer.
Arpollo Vicks as Nat Turner tells us of the courageous slave revolt led by Nat Turner.
Israel Scott as Thurgood Marshall reflects on Marshall's accomplishments and what they meant to African Americans.
Patti LaBelle talks aobut the hardships the songstress overcome offstage, and then pantomines a LaBelle tune.
Tranyell Fallen as Harriet Tubman tells us how she led over 300 slaves to freedom along the Underground Railroad.
Riga Watkins as the sassy Josephine Baker takes us to France and the Folies Bergere as she describes the life of the world famous entertainer.
Chakula Cha Jua, Carol Sutton, and Anthony Bean