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The Emperor Jones

Theatre
Name: Irish Repertory Theatre
Address: 132 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011
Production Details
First performance date: October 7, 2009
Opening date: October 18, 2009
Closing date: December 6, 2009
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Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Irish Repertory Theatre Producer
Ciaran O'Reilly Producing Director
Charlotte Moore Artistic Director
  
Eugene O'Neill Playwright
Ryan Rumery Original Music
  
Ciaran O'Reilly Director
  
Barry McNabb Choreographer
  
Charles Corcoran Set Designer
Antonia Ford-Roberts Costume Designer
Brian Nason Lighting Designer
Christian Frederickson Sound Designer
Ryan Rumery Sound Designer
Deirdre Brennan Prop Design
Bob Flanagan Puppet and Mask Design
Whitney Locher Assistant Costume Designer
  
Shirley Herz Associates Press Representative
  
Pamela Brusoski Production Stage Manager
Rebecca C. Monroe Assistant Stage Manager
  
Stephen Gabis Dialect Coach

Cast
Actor Role
Michael Akil Davis Ensemble / Crocodile God
Jon Deliz Ensemble / Dandy
Rick Foucheux Henry Smithers
David Heron Lem / Ensemble
Sameerah Luqmaan-Harris Old Native Woman / Ensemble
Sinclair Mitchell Ensemble / Witch Doctor
John Douglas Thompson Brutus Jones
Awards
Award Person / Company Function
1 NOMINATED 2010 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Revival Irish Repertory Theatre Producer
      Eugene O'Neill Playwright
2 NOMINATED 2010 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Lead Actor John Douglas Thompson Actor
3 NOMINATED 2010 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Sound Design Christian Frederickson Sound Designer
      Ryan Rumery Sound Designer
4 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Lighting Design Brian Nason Lighting Designer
5 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Costume Design Antonia Ford-Roberts Costume Designer
6 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Sound Design Christian Frederickson Sound Designer
      Ryan Rumery Sound Designer
7 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Choreography Barry McNabb Choreographer
8 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Lead Actor John Douglas Thompson Actor
9 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Revival    
10 NOMINATED 2010 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Actor in a Play John Douglas Thompson Actor
11 NOMINATED 2010 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Costume Design Antonia Ford-Roberts Costume Designer
12 NOMINATED 2010 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Costume Design Bob Flanagan Puppet and Mask Design
13 NOMINATED 2010 Drama League Award, Outstanding Revival of a Play Irish Repertory Theatre Producer
      Eugene O'Neill Playwright
14 NOMINATED 2010 Drama League Award, Distinguished Performance John Douglas Thompson Actor
15 NOMINATED 2010 Hewes Design Award, Scenic Design Charles Corcoran Set Designer
16 WON 2010 Joe A. Callaway Award Ciaran O'Reilly Director
17 WON 2009 Joe A. Callaway Award John Douglas Thompson Actor
Notes
This production moved to the Soho Playhouse December 15, 2009.