Joe Turner's Come and Gone

Joe Turner's Come and Gone
Theatre: Belasco
Status: Closed
(March 19, 2009 - June 14, 2009 )
  • Preview: March 19, 2009
  • Open: April 16, 2009
  • Close: June 14, 2009
Play - Revival
Running Time: 2hrs 45mins

August Wilson's 1987 play which is set in 1911 tells the story of Herald Loomis who, after serving seven years' hard labor, has journeyed North with his young daughter and arrives at a Pittsburgh boarding house filled with memorable characters who aid Loomis in his search for his inner freedom.

For The Record:

"Joe Turner's Come and Gone" opened on Broadway Mar 27, 1988 at the Ethel Barrymore under the auspices of Elliot Martin, Vy Higginsen and Ken Wydro.  Lloyd Richards directed a cast which featured Kimberleigh Aarn (Mattie Campbell), Angela Bassett (Martha Pentecost), L Scott Caldwell (Bertha Holly), Delroy Lindo (Herald Loomis), and Kimberly Scott (Molly Cunningham).

Total Gross: $3,022,226
Average Weekly Gross: $232,479
Total Gross Potential: 40%
Total Attendance: 66,014
Average Weekly Attendance: 65%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

Adam Siegel

Company Manager:

Matthew Markoff

Casting Director:

Daniel Swee

Advertising Representative:

Serino Coyne

Production Stage Manager:

Narda Alcorn

Director:

Bartlett Sher

Settings:

Michael Yeargan

Costumes:

Catherine Zuber

Lighting:

Brian MacDevitt

Original Music:

Taj Mahal

Movement:

Dianne McIntyre

Cast

Herald 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009
Mattie 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009
Reuben 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009
Molly 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009
Martha 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009
Jeremy 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009
Rutherford 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009
Seth 03/19/2009 - 06/14/2009