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No Place to Be Somebody   

ANTA Playhouse, (12/30/1969 - 1/10/1970)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Dec 30, 1969    
Closing Date: Jan 10, 1970 Total Performances: 16

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Johnny's Bar in the West Village. The past fifteen years.

Production Staff
Produced by The American National Theater and Academy (Alfred de Liagre Jr.: Executive Producer; Jean Dalrymple: Executive Director)
Originally produced by New York Shakespeare Festival Public Theater (Joseph Papp: Producer; Gerald Freedman: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Associate Producer)
Written by Charles Gordone
Directed by Ted Cornell
Scenic Design by Michael Davidson; Lighting Design by Michael Davidson
Stage Manager: Adam G. Perl
Scenery Supervisor: David Mitchell; Lighting Supervisor: Martin Aronstein
General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey and Faith Geer
Henry Baker
Melvin Smeltz
Laurie Crews
Mary Lou Bolton
Marge Eliot
Cora Beasley
Nathan George
Johnny Williams
Malcolm Hurd
Walter Jones
Sweets Crane
Michael Landrum
Nick Lewis
Mike Maffucci
Ron O'Neal
Gabe Gabriel
Susan G. Pearson
Dee Jacobson
Margaret Pine
Charles Seals
Sergeant Cappaletti
Christopher St. John
Machine Dog
Ronnie Thompson
Shanty Mulligan
Ed VanNuys
Judge Bolton
Lynda Westcott
Evie Ames
Standby: Mary Alice (Cora Beasley, Evie Ames), Charles Gordone (Johnny Williams), Nich Smith (Gabe Gabriel, Melvin Smeltz) and W. Benson Terry (Sweets Crane)
Drama Desk Award
winner 1969 Outstanding Performance [winner]
Performer: Ron O'Neal
winner 1969 Most Promising Playwright [winner]
Written by Charles Gordone
Pulitzer Prize
winner 1970 for Drama [winner]
Written by Charles Gordone
Theatre World
winner 1969 Award [recipient]
Ron O'Neal