Spunk:Three Tales by Zora Neale Hurston

Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/Martinson Theater
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Details
Number of performances: 165
Opening date: April 10, 1990
Closing date: September 2, 1990
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Crossroads Theatre Company Producer
Joseph Papp Producer
The Public Theater Producer
Jason Steven Cohen Associate Producer
Barbara Carroll Executive Assistant
Chic Street Man Music
George C. Wolfe Adaptation
George C. Wolfe Director
Hope Clarke Choreographer
Loy Arcenas Set Designer
Toni-Leslie James Costume Designer
Donald Holder Lighting Designer
Barbara Pollitt Puppet and Mask Design
Bob MacDonald General Manager
Richard Kornberg Press Representative
Jacqui Casto Stage Manager
Andrew Mihok Production Manager
Mervyn Haines Jr. Technical Director
Rosemarie Tichler Casting

Actor Role
Ann Duquesnay Blues Speak Woman/Voice Two/Voice Joe Clark/Mother
K. Todd Freeman Man Two/Jelly/Voice Three/Clerk
Kevin Jackson Joe/Slang Talk Man/Man One
Chic Street Man Guitar Man
Reggie Montgomery Sykes/Sweetback/Voice/One
Danitra Vance Delia/Girl/Missy May

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Award Person / Company Function
1 NOMINATED 1990 AUDELCO Award, Costume Design Toni-Leslie James Costume Designer
2 NOMINATED 1990 Hewes Design Award, Lighting Design Donald Holder Lighting Designer
3 WON 1990 Obie Award, Performance Danitra Vance Actor
4 WON 1990 Obie Award, Direction George C. Wolfe Director