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Longacre Theatre , (10/29/1987 - 1/10/1988)
First Preview:Oct 14, 1987 Total Previews:18
Opening Date:Oct 29, 1987   
Closing Date:Jan 10, 1988 Total Performances:85

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway

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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Barry Hankerson and Jeffrey Day Sharp; Associate Producer: Reuben Cannon and Bernard Parker
Book by Ron Milner; Music by Marvin Winans; Lyrics by Marvin Winans; Musical Director: Steven Ford; Music arranged by Ronald Winans; Vocal arrangements by Ronald Winans
Story and Idea Development by Ron Milner and Barry Hankerson; Directed by Ron Milner; Additional Staging by Conni Marie Brazelton
Scenic Design by Llewellen Harrison; Lighting Design by Shirley Prendergast; Costume Design by Victoria Shaffer; Sound Design by Scott Marcellus; Hair Design by Michael Robinson
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc., Gary Gunas and Joey Parnes; Company Manager: Kathryn Frawley
Production Stage Manager: Keeth Wallace; Assistant Stage Mgr: Louis Mellini
Music Consultant: Ronald Winans; Assistant Conductor: Anthony Walker; Music Contractor: John Monaco
Artistic Consultant: Woodie King, Jr.; Casting: Reuben Cannon & Associates; General Press Representative: Jeffrey Richards Associates; Production Associate: Alan N. Lichtenstein; Advertising: Fisher / LeDonne / Wilner; Merchandising by Ruth Sussman Associates
Giancarlo Esposito Jack
Chip Fields Sylvia
Barbara Ann
Vanessa Bell Armstrong Female Lead Vocalist
Be Be Winans Male Lead Vocalist
Donald Albert Choir Member
Ernie Banks Wide Old Man
The Reverend
Margaret Bell Choir Member
Conni Marie Brazelton Claudette
Sister Needlove
Susan Dawn Carson Choir Member
Marilyn Coleman Wise Old Woman
Victor Trent Cook Choir Member
Starletta DuPois Choir Member
Patty Heaton Choir Member
Keith Laws Choir Member
Andrea McClurkin Choir Member
Donnie McClurkin Choir Member
Nadine Middlebrooks Norwood Choir Member
Stefone Pet'tis Choir Member
Sylvia Simmons Choir Member
Monique Williams Choir Member
Angie Winans Choir Member
Debbie Winans Choir Member
Marvin Wright-Bey Robert
Ronald Wyche Choir Member
Understudies: Donald Albert (Male Lead Vocalist, Robert), Margaret Bell (Female Lead Vocalist), Starletta DuPois (Claudette, Sylvia, Wise Old Woman) and Ronald Wyche (Jack, Wide Old Man)
music by Marvin Winans; lyrics by Marvin Winans
Cry Loud (Lift Your Voice Like a Trumpet)
Slipping Away from You
After Looking for Love
Change Your Nature
What's Wrong with Our Love
Don't Turn Your Back
Turn Us Again
Abide with Me (Hymn)
Let the Healing Begin
Renew My Mind
Denied Stone
He'll Make It Alright
Can I Build My Home in You
Bring Back the Days of Yea and Nay
I Made It
Still in Love with You
It's Alright Now