PlayDramaOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Mar 28, 1996
Closing Date
Sep 08, 1996
1st Preview
Mar 17, 1996
1st Preview
Mar 17, 1996
Previews
13
Performances
188
PlayDramaOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Walter Kerr Theatre
(Mar 28, 1996 - Sep 08, 1996)

Setting
Pittsburgh, the Hill District. Spring 1948.

Originally presented at National Playwright's Conference of The Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center
Written by August Wilson; Musical Director: Dwight Andrews
Directed by Lloyd Richards
Scenic Design by Scott Bradley; Costume Design by Constanza Romero; Lighting Design by Christopher Akerlind; Sound Design by Tom Clark
Executive Producer: Benjamin Mordecai; General Manager: Marshall B. Purdy
Production Stage Manager: Jane E. Neufeld; Technical Supervisor: Gene O'Donovan; Stage Manager: Narda Alcorn
Casting: Meg Simon; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Director of Marketing: Pamela Sheree Booker; Fight Coordinator: Anthony DeStefanis; Dialect Coach: Tom Todoroff; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Promotions: Boneau / Bryan-Brown Promotions, Scott Walton, Paula Mallino and Meredith Westgate-Moore; Chickens supervised and handled by Dawn Animal Agency, Inc.
Floyd Barton
Red Carter
Louise
Understudy: W. Allen Taylor (Floyd Barton, Canewell)

Walter Kerr Theatre (Mar 28, 1996 - Sep 08, 1996)

Understudies: Jerome Preston Bates (Floyd Barton, Canewell, Red Carter), Tracey Copeland (Vera, Ruby), Lou Ferguson (Hedley, Red Carter), Saundra McClain (Louise) and Gammy L. Singer (Louise)

Pulitzer Prize

 

for Drama

1995 Nominee
Written by August Wilson

Theatre World

Award

1996 Recipient
Viola Davis
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