Actresses Jill Romero (Rita) and Jannis Warner (Bessie) pose here for the camera. Rita wears a red ruffled top and a loose falling A-lined skirt. Bessie wears a violet dress and a feathered hat.
"Rita and Bessie" is a one act play featuring a fictional encounter between Cuban actress and singer Rita Montaner (1900-1958) and American blues singer Bessie Smith (1894-1937).
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