Tad Truesdale


Ernesto Tad Truesdale, Tad Trusdale
"Ernest Truesdale, whose stage name was Tad Truesdale, was a dancer, choreographer, actor, writer, producer and director. He studied acting at the New School for Social Research, and dance with Charles Weidman and at the Katherine Dunham School. A versatile performer, Truesdale's career dealt mostly with African, calypso and African American aspects of theater. His work primarily was in New Jersey and New York City."

http://archives.nypl.org/scm/20611 (guide to the Ernest "Tad" Truesdale papers 1945-1987)
1926 – 1988