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The Case of Philip Lawrence   

Lafayette Theatre , (6/07/1937 - 7/31/1937)
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Opening Date:Jun 07, 1937   
Closing Date:Jul 31, 1937 Total Performances:55

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Negro Theatre Unit of the Federal Theatre Project of the WPA
Written by George MacEntee
Staged by J. A. Smith
Scenic Design by Negro Theatre Unit of the Federal Theatre Project of the WPA
Fraulein Alford Nancy
Clarence Brown Accordion Player
William Brown Half Pint
Gerald De La Fontaine Racy Green
Walter Duke Second Bodyguard
Sidney Easton First Bodyguard
Maurice Ellis Phil Lawrence
Edward Fleischer Detective
Frederic Gibson Dancer
Estelle Hemsley Mrs. Jenkins
Bertram Holmes Child
Steve Horn First Guard
J. Louis Johnson Rev. Stowe
Zola King Dancer
Milton Lacey Jim
Shirley Macey Child
Wanda Macey Child
Patrick McCullough Second Guard
William Melville College Professor
Bertram Miller Prosecuting Attorney
Thomas Mosely Chick Turner
George Nixon Defense Attorney
Dorothy Paul Sue Wilkins
Alberta Perkins Martha "Mom" Robbins
Arthis Savage Dancer
Eleanor Scher Marian
Louis Sharp Heavy Head
Ollie Simmons Dancer
Frances Smith Blues Singer
Mabel Thorne Matron
Be-Be Townsend Cigarette Girl
Robert Veritch Dreamy Dale
Fritz Weller Judge
James Williams Detective