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Walter Kerr Theatre , (4/13/1992 - 8/30/1992)
First Preview:Apr 07, 1992 Total Previews:7
Opening Date:Apr 13, 1992   
Closing Date:Aug 30, 1992 Total Performances:160

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Memphis Lee's restaurant in theHill District of Pittsburgh, 1969.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (James H. Binger: Chairman; Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director)
Produced by Yale Repertory Theatre (Stan Wojewodski, Jr., Artistic Director), Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre (Gordon Davidson, Artistic/Producing Director) and Jujamcyn Theaters (James H. Binger: Chairman; Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director); Produced in association with Huntington Theatre Company (Peter Altman, Producing Director; Michael Maso, Managing Director), Seattle Repertory Theatre and Old Globe Theatre (Jack O'Brien, Artistic Director; Thomas Hall, Managing Director)
Originally produced by Yale Repertory Theatre (Lloyd Richards: Artistic Director; Benjamin Mordecai: Managing Director)
Written by August Wilson
Directed by Lloyd Richards
Scenic Design by Tony Fanning; Costume Design by Chrisi Karvonides; Lighting Design by Geoff Korf
Executive Producer: Benjamin Mordecai; General Manager: Laurel Ann Wilson; Company Manager: Noel Gilmore
Stage Manager: Fred Seagraves; Production Supervisor: Neil Mazzella; Production Stage Manager: Karen L. Carpenter
General Press Representative: Jeffrey Richards Associates; Casting: Meg Simon; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Marketing Consultant: Delphine Lester
Cast
Roscoe Lee Browne Holloway
Anthony Chisholm Wolf
Larry Fishburne Sterling
Cynthia Martells Risa
Chuck Patterson West
Sullivan Walker Hambone
Al White Memphis
Understudies: Robinson Frank Adu (Hambone, Memphis) and Ed Cambridge (Holloway, West)
Tony Award®
 1992 Best Play [nominee]
Written by August Wilson; Produced by Yale Repertory Theatre (Stan Wojewodski, Jr., Artistic Director), Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre (Gordon Davidson, Artistic/Producing Director) and Jujamcyn Theaters (James H. Binger: Chairman; Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director); Executive Producer: Benjamin Mordecai; Produced in association with Huntington Theatre Company (Peter Altman, Producing Director; Michael Maso, Managing Director), Seattle Repertory Theatre and Old Globe Theatre (Jack O'Brien, Artistic Director; Thomas Hall, Managing Director)
winner 1992 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner]
Larry Fishburne
 1992 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Roscoe Lee Browne
 1992 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Cynthia Martells
Drama Desk Award
winner 1992 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play [winner]
Larry Fishburne
Pulitzer Prize
 1992 for Drama [nominee]
Written by August Wilson
Theatre World
nominee 1992 Award [recipient]
Larry Fishburne
nominee 1992 Award [recipient]
Al White