David Dinkins, Michelle Miller, Dennis Walcott To Participate in Driving Miss Daisy Talkback

News   David Dinkins, Michelle Miller, Dennis Walcott To Participate in Driving Miss Daisy Talkback
 
Driving Miss Daisy producer Jed Bernstein will moderate a talkback featuring New York City's former Mayor David Dinkins, CBS News correspondent Michelle Miller, Deputy Mayor Dennis Walcott and New York University professor Martha Hodes, following the Feb. 9 evening performance of the Broadway play.

David Dinkins
David Dinkins

The talkback is part of a series of talkbacks that the producers of the Broadway production of Alfred Uhry's Pulitzer Prize-winning play is running in honor of Black History Month. The talkbacks happens after every Wednesday evening performance in February.

Driving Miss Daisy dramatizes the relationship between a white Southern Jewish woman and her black chauffeur as race relations shift in mid-century America. The current revival, starring James Earl Jones, Vanessa Redgrave and Boyd Gaines, is playing at the Golden Theatre.

The Feb. 16 talkback, again moderated by Bernstein, will feature former U.S. Congressman Harold Ford, Jr. and NYU professor Jennifer Morgan.

For more information, visit daisyonbroadway.com.

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