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
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
Awards
Award Person / Company Function
1 NOMINATED 2001 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Play August Wilson Playwright
      Second Stage Theatre Producer
2 NOMINATED 2001 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Director Marion McClinton Director
3 WON 2001 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Scenic Design David Gallo Set Designer
4 NOMINATED 2001 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Costume Design Susan Hilferty Costume Designer
5 NOMINATED 2001 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Lighting Design Donald Holder Lighting Designer
6 NOMINATED 2001 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Sound Design Rob Milburn Sound Designer
7 WON 2001 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play    
8 WON 2000 Drama Critics' Circle Award, Best Play August Wilson Playwright
9 WON 2000 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Set Design of a Play David Gallo Set Designer
10 WON 2000 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Set Design David Gallo Set Designer
11 WON 2000 Hewes Design Award, Scenic Design David Gallo Set Designer
12 WON 2000 Obie Award, Direction Marion McClinton Director
Notes
Originally produced at Second Stage Theatre 04/25/00