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The Green Pastures   
A Fable

 
Broadway Theatre, (3/15/1951 - 4/21/1951)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Mar 15, 1951    
Closing Date: Apr 21, 1951 Total Performances: 44

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in two parts



Production Staff
Theatre Operated by Trebuhs Realty Co., Inc.
Produced by The Wigreen Company; Produced in association with Harry Fromkes
Written by Marc Connelly; Suggested by Southern Sketches "Ol' Man Adam an' His Chillun" by Roark Bradford
Directed by Marc Connelly
Production Design by Robert Edmond Jones
General Manager: J.H. Del Bondio; Company Manager: Edward A. Haas
Production Stage Manager: Ben D. Kranz; Stage Manager: Charles Pratt, Jr.; Assistant Stage Mgr: Herman Magidson
Choral Director: Hall Johnson; Assistant Choral Dir: Louvinia White
General Press Representative: Tom Weatherly; Casting: Lina Abarbanell; Press Representative: Dick Williams
Cast
Alice AjayeAlto/Choir
Rodger AlfordChoir Leader
A Candidate Magician
Scout
Tenor/Choir
Leona AveryAlto/Choir
Lawson BatesTenor/Choir
Mabel BergenSoprano/Choir
Ernest BloomfieldChild
Randolph
Eugene BloomfieldChild
Patricia BloomfieldChild
Alonzo BosanNoah
Abraham
John BouieFirst Man
Jacob
Pharaoh
High Priest
Philip BrinsonCarlisle
Child
Maudine BrownSoprano/Choir
Vinie BurrowsZeba
Jimmie BurtonChild
Miriam BurtonSoprano/Choir
Jack CarrBass/Choir
Calvin DashScout
Corporal
Tenor/Choir
Ossie DavisGabriel
William O. DavisArchangel
First Wizard
Tenor/Choir
Pierre DillardSecond Boy
Child
William DillardAdam
Hezdrel
Beatrice EdwardsChild
Hope FoyeA King's Favorite
Soprano/Choir
James FullerCustard Maker
Gambler
Japheth
Joyce GissentannerMyrtle
Child
Dierdre GreenwayChild
Curtis HawkinsTenor/Choir
Louise HawthorneSoprano/Choir
Philip HepburnBoy Gambler
Child
Phillip HepburnFirst Boy
George HillBass/Choir
Gambler
Alma HubbardSecond Cook
Alma L. HubbardNoah's Wife
Soprano/Choir
Milroy IngramEve
First Woman
Zipporah
A King's Favorite
Yvonne JiggetsA King's Favorite
Oci JohnsonSoprano/Choir
Alonzo JonesBaritone/Choir
Jumel JonesA King's Favorite
Avon LongFirst Man Angel
Ham
Head Magician
King of Babylon
John MarriottMr. Deshee
the Preacher
Moses
Tina MarshallThird Woman
A Manicurist
His Guest
William MarshallGod
Willie MaysAlto/Choir
William McDanielA Voice
Tenor/Choir
Robert McFerrinGambler
Shem
Isaac
Second Officer
Tenor/Choir
Courtenaye OldenTeacher Angel
A Concubine
A King's Favorite
Louise ParkerAlto/Choir
Madeline PrestonSoprano/Choir
Van PrinceCain
Joshua
Cain the Sixth
Ethel PurnelloFirst Mammy Angel
Alto/Choir
John RaineyGambler
John H. RaineyBaritone/Choir
Anna Mae RichardsonA Stout Angel
Voice in Shanty
Second Woman
Second Cleaner
George RoystonGambler
Tenor/Choir
Randolph SawyerFlatfoot
Master of Ceremonies
Marcia TitusChild
Robert TitusChild
William VeaseyFirst Cook
Aaron
Prophet
Bass/Choir
Louvinia WhiteSoprano/Choir
Margaret WilliamsA Slender Angel
First Cleaner
George O. WillisA General
Scout
Bass/Choir
Beecher WilsonBaritone/Choir
Mary YoungChild