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From Broadway with Love

Posted on October 19, 2016 by in The OFI Blog


Smithsonian Institution Office of Equal Opportunity and Minority Affairs (OEEMA) intern, Kayla Owens poses with a piece of her donated collection.

Summer 2016 Smithsonian Institution Office of Equal Opportunity and Minority Affairs (OEEMA) intern Kayla Owens recently donated her collection of Broadway Playbills to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC).  The Playbills consist of many different theater productions with African American performers, which her family had been collecting for years.

Kayla was recently featured in an article in the Albany Times Union.  You can check out her story here.