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46th Street Theatre , (8/04/1988 - 12/31/1988)
First Preview:Jul 20, 1988 Total Previews:16
Opening Date:Aug 04, 1988   
Closing Date:Dec 31, 1988 Total Performances:172

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Detroit, or just about any other American metropolis. The present.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James M. Nederlander: Chairman; Robert E. Nederlander: President; Arthur Rubin: Vice-President)
Produced by James M. Nederlander, James L. Nederlander, Philip Rose, Michael Harris and Hayward Collins; Produced by arrangement with The New Federal Theatre of New York
Written by Ron Milner
Directed by Woodie King, Jr.
Scenic Design by Edward Burbridge; Costume Design by Judy Dearing; Lighting Design by Ronald Wallace; Sound Consultant: Otts Munderloh
General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo; Company Manager: Lauren Somlyo
Production Manager: Robert Bennett; Stage Manager: Ed DeShae; Technical Supervisor: Arthur Siccardi
General Press Representative: The Joshua Ellis Office; Advertising: The Golden Group; Photographer: Martha Swope and Associates; Casting Consultant: Lynda Watson; Press Representative: Adrian Bryan-Brown and Chris Boneau
Cast
Ruby Dee Mattie Cooper
Marsha Jackson Laura McClellan-Williams
Denzel Washington Sylvester Williams
Paul Winfield Frank Cooper
Standbys: Yvette Hawkins (Mattie Cooper), Gilbert Lewis (Frank Cooper), Elizabeth Van Dyke (Laura McClellan-Williams) and Darnell Williams (Sylvester Williams)