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How 'One Mo' Time' Went From One Night Only To Sold Out Show

Rosalind Brown and Vernel Bagneris in One Mo' Time, written and directed by Mr. Bagneris.
Rosalind Brown and Vernel Bagneris in One Mo' Time, written and directed by Mr. Bagneris.

Vernel Bagneris was working in New Orleans’ theater scene for years when his musical about black vaudeville performers hit the big time. And while talent and luck play a role in every Cinderella story, Vernal says there was another key element to the success of One Mo’ Time. He spoke with historian Mark Cave.

Click here for excerpts from Vernel Bagneris' interview with the Historic New Orleans Collection.

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