Boesman and Lena

Name: Circle in the Square Downtown
Address: Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012
Production Details
Number of performances: 205
Opening date: June 22, 1970
Closing date: January 24, 1971
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
John Berry Producer
Paul Libin Producer
Theodore Mann Producer
Athol Fugard Playwright
John Berry Director
Karl Eigsti Set Designer
Margie Goldsmith Costume Designer
David F. Segal Lighting Designer
M.J. Boyer Press Representative
Merle Debuskey Press Representative
Jan Moerel Stage Manager

Actor Role
Ruby Dee Lena
James Earl Jones Boesman
Zakes Mokae Old African
Replacement Credits

Actor Role
Paul Benjamin Old African
Zakes Mokae Boesman

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Award Person / Company Function
1 WON 1971 Obie Award, Best Performance by an Actress Ruby Dee Actor
2 WON 1971 Obie Award, Distinguished Direction John Berry Director
3 WON 1971 Obie Award, Best Foreign Play Athol Fugard Playwright