Jitney

Theatre
Name: Union Square Theatre
Address: 100 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Details
Number of performances: 311
Opening date: September 19, 2000
Closing date: January 28, 2001
Awards
Nominated

2001 Lucille Lortel Nominations
1. Outstanding Play
2. Outstanding Director, Marion McClinton
3. Outstanding Costume Design, Susan Hilferty
4. Outstanding Lighting Design, Donald Holder
5. Outstanding Sound Design, Rob Milburn
Won

2001 Lucille Lortel Award
Outstanding Scenic Design, David Gallo

2000 Drama Desk Awards
1. Outstanding Scenic Design of a Play, David Gallo
2. Special Award [Outstanding Ensemble Performance]

1999-2000 OBIE Awards
1. Performance [Ensemble]
2. Direction, Marion McClinton

2000-2001 Outer Critics Circle Award
Outstanding Off-Broadway Play,

2000 Drama Critics' Circle Award
Best Play, August Wilson

2000 Henry Hewes Design Award
Scenic Design, David Gallo
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Center Theatre Group Producer
Alexander Fraser Producer
Mark Taper Forum Producer
Benjamin Mordecai Producer
Sageworks Producer
Second Stage Theatre Producer
Carole Rothman Artistic Director
Mark Linn-Baker 2001 Artistic Director
Carol Fishman Managing Director
  
August Wilson Playwright
  
Marion McClinton Director
  
David Leong Fight Director/Coordinator
  
David Gallo Set Designer
Susan Hilferty Costume Designer
Donald Holder Lighting Designer
Rob Milburn Sound Designer
  
C. Barracks General Manager
Richard Kornberg & Associates Press Representative
  
Mike Schleifer Stage Manager
Narda Alcorn Production Stage Manager

Cast
Actor Role
Willis Burks II Shealy
Paul Butler Becker
Anthony Chisholm Fielding
Leo V. Finnie III Philmore
Stephen McKinley Henderson Turnbo
Barry Shabaka Henley Doub
Russell Hornsby YoungBlood
Carl Lumbly Booster
Michole Briana White Rena
Notes
Originally produced at Second Stage Theatre 04/25/00