Fannie Mae Duncan

Premieres on broadcast in two parts: 11/08/18 & 11/15/18

Meet the inspiring Fannie Mae Duncan, an African American nightclub owner who brought the motto “Everybody Welcome” to true meaning at her Colorado Springs Cotton Club despite the volatile Civil Rights Movement of her day. The granddaughter of slaves and the daughter of tenant farmers, Fannie Mae stood up against disharmony and heartbreak to maintain the first racially integrated club in the city.

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In the News

Premiere Q&A

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Rossonian Renaissance  & Fannie Mae Duncan at Cotton Club

Arts District

Rossonian Renaissance & Fannie Mae Duncan at Cotton Club

Denver’s Five Points neighborhood brings jazz back. Plus, music from the Cotton Club.