Ann Johnson has left the African Theatre Company both because of her
Papa Shakespeare: Come Annie, here’s Jimmy. He wants to speak with you … He is so glad to see you, that he is speechless just now … He's gettin' ready to talk now ... Listen carefully, he is about to speak.
[... … …]
Ann: Is that true Jimmy? What you have to say?
Papa Shakespeare: He say, stop talkin’, you embrassin’ him. Come give him a hug. (Hewlett and Ann embrace.). Ah, it be so.
Brown, Carlyle. The African Company Presents Richard III. New York, 1994, pp.43-45.