Opening Date
Oct 29, 1987
Closing Date
Jan 10, 1988
1st Preview
Oct 14, 1987
1st Preview
Oct 14, 1987


Longacre Theatre
(Oct 29, 1987 - Jan 10, 1988)

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
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
Barbara Ann
Female Lead Vocalist
Male Lead Vocalist
Choir Member
Wide Old Man
The Reverend
Choir Member
Sister Needlove
Choir Member
Wise Old Woman
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Choir Member
Understudies: Donald Albert (Male Lead Vocalist, Robert), Margaret Bell (Female Lead Vocalist), Starletta DuPois (Claudette, Wise Old Woman, Sylvia) and Ronald Wyche (Jack, Wide Old Man)
music by Marvin Winans; lyrics by Marvin Winans
Act 1
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
Act 2
Abide with Me
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

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