ACT’s And In This Corner: Cassius Clay

L-R Doug Causey, Xavier Love Photo by George Stransky

Before Muhammad Ali was “The Greatest” he was the younger “Cassius Clay” fighting to find out who he was and where he was going in life. Anchorage Community Theatre is presenting Idris Goodwin’s award winning play And In This Corner: Cassius Clay through May 13th. Director Matt Fernandez and Xavier Love, who plays Cassius Clay at age 18, drop by Stage Talk this week to talk about Ali’s early life and the forces that forged him to become one of the most recognized figures in the world.

Thanks for listening!




  • Matt Fernandez, Director
  • Xavier Love, “Cassius Clay” at age 18

ORIGINAL BROADCAST: Friday, May 4 at 2:45 p.m.

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