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Les Blancs   

Longacre Theatre, (11/15/1970 - 12/19/1970)
First Preview: Oct 11, 1970 Total Previews: 30
Opening Date: Nov 15, 1970    
Closing Date: Dec 19, 1970 Total Performances: 40

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: A Mission compound and the Matoseh hut in Africa

Production Staff
Produced by Konrad Matthaei
Written by Lorraine Hansberry; Final Text adapted by Robert Nemiroff
Directed by John Berry
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Neil Peter Jampolis; Sound Design by Jack Shearing
General Manager: Paul B. Berkowsky; Company Manager: Edward A. Blatt
Staff Associate: Stephanie Bass; Production Stage Manager: Martin Gold; Stage Manager: Charles Briggs
Ritual: Louis Johnson; African Language Consultant: Josiah Ade Ilori; General Advisor: Abe Enklewitz; Script Associate: Charlotte Zaltzberg; Press Representative: Max Eisen, Warren Pincus and Milly Schoenbaum
Marie AndrewsDr. Marta Gotterling
Humbert Allen AstredoDr. Willy Dekoven
Gregory BeyerAfrican Child
Ladji CamaraDrummers
Lili DarvasMadame Neilsen
Joan DerbyWitch Doctor
Gwyllum EvansSecond Soldier
George FairleySecond African
Clebert FordPeter
Earle HymanAbioseh Matoseh
James Earl JonesTshembe Matoseh
Cameron MitchellCharlie Morris
Garry MitchellFirst Soldier
Charles MooreWarrior
Charles PayneDrummers
Ralph PurdomMajor George Rice
Harold ScottEric
Dennis TateFirst African
William WareThird African
Understudies: Charles Briggs (First African, Second African, Third African), Gwyllum Evans (Dr. Willy Dekoven), George Fairley (Peter), Clebert Ford (Abioseh Matoseh), Earle Hyman (Tshembe Matoseh), Butch Jackson (Drummers), Garry Mitchell (Charlie Morris, Major George Rice) and Dennis Tate (Eric)
Tony Award®
 1971 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Lili Darvas
 1971 Best Costume Design [nominee] 
  Jane Greenwood
Drama Desk Award
winner 1971 Outstanding Performance [winner] 
 Performer: James Earl Jones