The Forbidden City

Theatre
Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/LuEsther Hall
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Details
Number of performances: 96
Opening date: March 14, 1989
Closing date: June 4, 1989
Awards
Nominated

Won

1988-1989 OBIE Award
Performance, Gloria Foster
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Joseph Papp Producer
The Public Theater Producer
Jason Steven Cohen Associate Producer
Barbara Carroll Executive Assistant
  
Bill Gunn Playwright
  
Joseph Papp Director
  
Loren Sherman Set Designer
Judy Dearing Costume Designer
Peter Kaczorowski Lighting Designer
  
Bob MacDonald General Manager
Richard Kornberg Press Representative
  
Andrew Mihok Production Manager
Mervyn Haines Jr. Technical Director
  
Sam Waymon Music Supervisor
  
Rosemarie Tichler Casting

Cast
Actor Role
Erika Alexander Loretta
William Cain Hodge
Demitri Corbin David
Guy Davis Abel
Frankie R. Faison Nick Sr.
Gloria Foster Molly
Mansoor Najee-Ullah Whistlin' Billy
Cortez Nance Jr. Cupid
Akili Prince Nick Jr.
P. Jay Sidney Ivan
Allie Woods Jr. Smitty