PlaySolo Play with musicRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Dec 20, 1995
Closing Date
Dec 31, 1995
1st Preview
Dec 18, 1995
1st Preview
Dec 18, 1995
PlaySolo Play with musicRevivalBroadway


Longacre Theatre
(Dec 20, 1995 - Dec 31, 1995)

This production is a return engagement of Paul Robeson (Sep 28, 1988 - Oct 09, 1988)

Production conceived at Crossroads Theatre Company
Written by Phillip Hayes Dean; Based on the life of Paul Robeson; Music orchestrated by Eva C. Brooks; Special Arrangements by Eva C. Brooks; Music arranged by Ernie Scott; Musical Director: Ernie Scott; Featuring songs by Earl Robinson ("Joe Hill"), James Cox ("Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out") and Jerome Kern ("Ol' Man River"); Featuring songs with lyrics by Alfred Hayes ("Joe Hill"), James Cox ("Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out") and Oscar Hammerstein II ("Ol' Man River")
Directed by Harold Scott; Choreographed by Dianne McIntyre
Lighting Design by Shirley Prendergast; Sound Design by Tom Gould
General Manager: Paul Morer; Company Manager: Jonathan Shulman
Production Stage Manager: Doug Hosney
Piano courtesy of Steinway & Sons
General Press Representative: David Rothenberg Associates; Advertising: Kelrom Agency
Paul Robeson
Lawrence Brown
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.

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