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Trumpets of the Lord   

Music and lyrics based on gospel hymns.
Brooks Atkinson Theatre, (4/29/1969 - 5/03/1969)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Apr 29, 1969    
Closing Date: May 03, 1969 Total Performances: 7

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Circle in the Square (Theodore Mann: Artistic Director; Paul Libin: Managing Director)
Book by Vinnette Carroll; Music arranged by Howard Roberts; Adapted from "God's Trombone" by James Weldon Johnson; Musical Director: Howard Roberts
Directed by Theodore Mann
Scenic Design by Marsha L. Eck; Costume Design by Domingo Rodriguez; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher
Production Stage Manager: Randall Brooks
Music adapted by Howard Roberts
Press Representative: Merle Debuskey and Faith Geer
Earl BakerMale Voice
Ella EureFemale Voice
Bill GloverMale Voice
Milton GraysonMale Voice
Berniece HallFemale Voice
Theresa MerrittSister Henrietta Pinkston
Lex MonsonRev. Bradford Parham
William StewartMale Voice
Cicely TysonRev. Marion Alexander
Bernard WardRev. Ridgley Washington
Camille YarbroughFemale Voice
Understudies: Milton Grayson (Rev. Bradford Parham, Rev. Ridgley Washington) and Camille Yarbrough (Rev. Marion Alexander)

ACT 1 Sung By
So Glad I'm HereCompany
Call to PrayerCompany
Listen Lord--A PrayerRev. Bradford Parham
Amen ResponseCompany
In His CareSoloists and Company
The CreationRev. Bradford Parham
God Lead Us AlongSister Henrietta Pinkston
Noah Built the ArkRev. Marion Alexander
Run Sinner RunSoloist and Company
Didn't It RainSoloist and Company
The Judgment DayRev. Ridgley Washington
In That Great Gettin' Up MorningRev. Ridgley Washington and Company
Soon One MorningSoloist and Company
There's a ManSister Henrietta Pinkston, Soloist and Company
Go Down DeathRev. Bradford Parham
He'll UnderstandSister Henrietta Pinkston
Were You ThereRev. Marion Alexander
CalvaryMale Voices
CrucifixionFemale Voices
Reap What You SowRev. Marion Alexander and Company
I Shall Not Be MovedCompany
We Are SoldiersCompany
Woke Up This MorningCompany
Let My People GoRev. Ridgley Washington
We Shall OvercomeSister Henrietta Pinkston and Company
Jacob's LadderCompany