PlayPlay with musicOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Mar 24, 1993
Closing Date
May 09, 1993
1st Preview
Mar 17, 1993
1st Preview
Mar 17, 1993
Previews
9
Performances
53
PlayPlay with musicOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Plymouth Theatre
(Mar 24, 1993 - May 09, 1993)

Setting
South Africa

Written by Tug Yourgrau; Music and lyrics by Ladysmith Black Mambazo; Lyrics by Tug Yourgrau
Directed by Eric Simonson
Scenic Design by Kevin Rigdon; Costume Design by Erin Quigley; Lighting Design by Robert Christen; Sound Design by Rob Milburn
General Manager: Albert Poland; Company Manager: Mitchell Weiss
Production Stage Manager: Malcolm Ewen; Production Supervisor: Aurora Productions; Stage Manager: Alden Vasquez and Femi Sarah Heggie
General Press Representative: David Rothenberg Associates; Dialect Coach: Gillian Lane-Plescia; Fight direction by Ned Mochel; Marketing Consultant: Margery Singer; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.
Marty Frankel
Mrs. Zulu
 
Mrs. Ngobese
 
Ma Bythelezi
 
Guerilla
Judge Neville
John Dawkins
 
Dr. Shaw
Martin Zulu
 
Zebulun
 
Guerilla
Jacob Zulu
Mrs. Sabelo
 
Beauty Dlamini
 
Guerilla
Mr. Vilakazi
 
Fumani
 
Guerilla
 
Policeman
 
Mbongeni
 
Michael Dube
 
Guerilla
Rev. Zulu
 
Mr. X
 
Itshe
Magistrate
 
Mr. Van Heerden
 
Mr. Jeppe
Chorus
Student
 
Aunt Miriam
 
Ruth Dabe
 
Guerilla
Chorus
Interpreter
 
Policeman
 
Jacob's Superior
Anthony Dent
 
Lt. Malan
Michael Jeppe
 
Lt. Kramer
Uncle Mdishwa
 
Teacher
 
Policeman
 
Percy
 
Commissar

Tony Award®

 
 

Best Original Score

1993 Nominee
Incidental music by Ladysmith Black Mambazo and Tug Yourgrau
 

Best Actor in Play

1993 Nominee
K. Todd Freeman
 

Best Featured Actor in a Play

1993 Nominee
Zakes Mokae
 

Best Costume Design

1993 Nominee
Costume Design by Erin Quigley
 

Best Direction of a Play

1993 Nominee
Directed by Eric Simonson

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Music in a Play

1993 Winner
Incidental music by Ladysmith Black Mambazo
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