Wisteria / Cleaning Woman (as Sylvia 'Kuumba' Williams)
Nurse Spence (as Kuumba Williams)
The Savage Bees
Morgue Receptionist (as Sylvia 'Kuumba' Williams)
Maid (as Sylvia 'Kuumba' Williams)
Harriet (as Sylvia 'Kuumba' Williams)
Williams starred as "Big Bertha" Williams in Vernel Bagneris' Off-Broadway musical "One Mo' Time". She stayed with the show during its entire three-year run (1979-82).
Kuumba | Kuumba Williams | Sylvia 'Kuumba' Williams
Did You Know?
The nickname "Kuumba" was reportedly given to her by actress June Havoc
when she attended the Repertory Theatre in New Orleans, then run by Havoc. "Kuumba" is a Swahili word for creativity.