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Ipi-Tombi   

 
Harkness Theatre , (1/12/1977 - 2/13/1977)
First Preview:Dec 28, 1976 Total Previews:17
Opening Date:Jan 12, 1977   
Closing Date:Feb 13, 1977 Total Performances:39

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway


Production Staff
Theatre Operator: Theodore S. Bartwink
Produced by A. Deshe (Pashanel) and Topol; Produced by arrangement with Ray Cooney Productions, LTD, Academy Theatre and Brooke Theatre
Originally produced in March 1974 at the Brooke Theatre
Music by Bertha Egnos; Book by Bertha Egnos; Lyrics by Gail Lakier
Conceived by Bertha Egnos; Directed by Bertha Egnos; Choreographed by Sheila Wartski; Additional Choreography by Neil McKay
Scenic Design by Elizabeth Mac Leish; Lighting Design by Timothy Heale and John Wain; Sound Design by Sander Hacker; American Scenic Supervision by Robert Mitchell; American Lighting Supervision by Jeremy Johnson
General Manager: Ralph Roseman
Production Stage Manager: Patrick Horrigan; Assistant Stage Mgr: Barbara Dilker and Andre Love
Costume Supervisor: David Toser; General Press Representative: Max Eisen; Press Representative: Barbara Glenn; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Agency and Mike Mones
Cast
Gideon Bendile Performer
Matthew Bodibe Performer
Betty Boo Hlela Performer
Busi Dlamini Performer
Dorcas Faku Performer
Zelda Funani Performer
Philip Gama Performer
Sam Hlatshwayo Performer
Count Wellington Judge Performer
Andrew Kau Performer
Nellie Khumalo Performer
Ali Lerefolo Drummer
Jabu Mbalo Performer
Martha Molefe Performer
Lydia Monamodi Performer
Shadrack Moyo Performer
David Mthethwa Performer
Thembi Mtshali Performer
Elliot Ngubane Performer
Simon Nkosi Drummer
Dudu Nzimande Performer
Coreen Pike Performer
Daniel Pule Performer
Junior Tshabalala Chief Drummer
Linda Tshabalala Performer

ACT 1
Ipi-Tombi (Where Are the Girls)
Sesiyahamba (We Are Going About Our Labors)
Hamba Bhekile (Let the Drinks Be Served)
Uthando Lupelile (Love Is Lost, Love Is Gone)
Madiwa-Madiwa (Calling for Rain)
Qhobosha (The Unfaithful One Will Die)
Ntaba Zenyuka (The Mountains Are High)
Orgy, the Temptress
Moriva
Shamanile
Nadia (Song of Hope)
Emdudeni (Street Sweepers)
Oo-Le-Le
Arieni (Let's Dance)
Ipi-Tombi
ACT 2
Bayakhala (The Child, Zulu)
Mama Tembu's Wedding
Baby Baby
Phata Phata (Touch Touch)
Wishing
Zimbaba
Baby Baby (Reprise)
Shosholoza (A Work Song)
Going Home