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Eugene Lee, Artist in Residence


EUGENE LEE's career as an actor goes back as far as Good Times, The White ShadowThe Guiding Light, and playing coroner on The District on television to The Women of Brewster Place with Oprah Winfrey and recently Blacklisted, and  Coach Carter on the screen to name a few.  His stage career goes as far back as the Pulitzer Prize winning A Soldier’s Play by Charles Fuller with the Negro Ensemble Company to a recent Broadway appearance in August Wilson’s Gem of the Ocean.  He has also created characters on the page as playwright with, East Texas Hot Links, Fear Itself, Somebody Called: A Tale of Two Preachers, Killingsworth, and Twist for the stage and penned episodes for television series like Homicide:  Life on the Streets, Walker Texas Ranger, and The Journey of Allen Strange.