Season 1, Episode 8 The Play's Not the Thing

First Aired: November 3, 1996

Wherefore art thou, Romeo? One place Romeo (Merlin Santana) is not found is in the school production of "Romeo and Juliet," although girlfriend Sophia (Tracy Vilar) has landed the lead. Lawrence: Bumper Robinson.

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  • Premiered: August 25, 1996
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: The comic stars as a professional singer fallen on hard times who takes a job teaching music at Booker T. High School. Once there, he learns he's also expected to instruct unruly inner-city high-schoolers in art and drama. (more)

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