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Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, (1/19/2017 - 3/12/2017)
First Preview: Dec 28, 2016 Total Previews: 21
Opening Date: Jan 19, 2017    
Closing Date: Mar 12, 2017 Total Performances: 62

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: Hill District, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Fall, 1977.


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer)
Produced by Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer); Produced in association with Eric Falkenstein, Ron Simons, John Legend/Mike Jackson and Ken Wirth
Written by August Wilson; Original Music: Bill Sims, Jr.
Directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson; Associate Director: Awoye Timpo
Scenic Design by David Gallo; Costume Design by Toni-Leslie James; Lighting Design by Jane Cox; Sound Design by Darron L. West; Hair Design by Robert-Charles Vallance; Make-Up Design by Robert-Charles Vallance; Associate Scenic Design: Ann Beyersdorfer; Associate Lighting Design: Solomon Weisbard; Associate Sound Design: Charles Coes
General Manager: Florie Seery; Company Manager: Robert Carroll; Associate Gen. Mgr: Lindsey Sag
MTC Director of Production: Joshua Helman; Associate Prod. Mgr: Celeste Lagrotteria; Production Stage Manager: James Latus; Stage Manager: Laura Wilson
Casting: Caparelliotis Casting and Nancy Piccione; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; MTC Director of Artistic Operations: Amy Gilkes Loe; MTC Director of Marketing: Debra Waxman-Pilla; MTC Associate Artistic Producer: Stephen M. Kaus; MTC Line Producer: Nicki Hunter; MTC Director of Play Development: Elizabeth Rothman; MTC Director of Development: Lynne Randall; Fight direction by Thomas Schall; Advertising: Serino Coyne; Website Design: AKA; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Cast
Harvy Blanks
Shealy
Anthony Chisholm
Fielding
Brandon J. Dirden
Booster
André Holland
Youngblood
Carra Patterson
Rena
Michael Potts
Turnbo
Keith Randolph Smith
Doub
Ray Anthony Thomas
Philmore
John Douglas Thompson
Becker
Understudies: Jerome Preston Bates (Becker), Brian D. Coats (Fielding, Philmore, Shealy), Mandi Masden (Rena), Ray Anthony Thomas (Doub, Turnbo) and Stephen Tyrone Williams (Booster, Youngblood)
Tony Award®
winner 2017 Best Revival of a Play [winner]
Produced by Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer); Produced in association with Eric Falkenstein, Ron Simons, John Legend/Mike Jackson and Ken Wirth
2017 Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play [nominee]
John Douglas Thompson
2017 Best Direction of a Play [nominee]
Ruben Santiago-Hudson
2017 Best Scenic Design of a Play [nominee]
Scenic Design by David Gallo
2017 Best Costume Design of a Play [nominee]
Costume Design by Toni-Leslie James
2017 Best Lighting Design of a Play [nominee]
Lighting Design by Jane Cox
Drama Desk Award
winner 2017 Outstanding Revival of a Play [winner]
Produced by Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer); Produced in association with Ron Simons, Eric Falkenstein, John Legend/Mike Jackson and Ken Wirth
2017 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee]
John Douglas Thompson
2017 Outstanding Costume Design for a Play [nominee]
Costume Design by Toni-Leslie James
winner 2017 Outstanding Music in a Play [winner]
Original Music: Bill Sims, Jr.
2017 Outstanding Set Design for a Play [nominee]
Scenic Design by David Gallo
winner 2017 Outstanding Director of a Play [winner]
Directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson