Theatre: Samuel J Friedman
Status: Closed
(September 14, 2021 - November 12, 2021 )
  • Rehearsal: August 17, 2021
  • Preview: September 14, 2021
  • Open: October 7, 2021
  • Close: November 12, 2021
Play - Revival - Broadway Premiere
Running Time: 1hr 30mins

“Lackawanna Blues” is an autobiographical one-man show which takes place in 1956 and is about an eclectic group of boarders and their landlady, Miss Rachel, at a boarding house in Lackawanna, NY.  Bill Sims Jr's original music will be performed live onstage by blues guitarist Junior Mack.

For The Record:

"Lackawanna Blues" had its World Premiere at The Public in 2001 and featured Mr Santiago-Hudson, under the direction of Loretta Greco.

Total Gross: $1,033,336
Average Weekly Gross: $114,815
Total Attendance: 20,060
Average Weekly Attendance: 72%

Staff & Creative Team

Press Agent:


Production Stage Manager:

Kamra A Jacobs

Author & Director:

Ruben Santiago-Hudson


Karen Perry


Jen Schriever

Original Music:

Bill Sims Jr


09/14/2021 - 11/12/2021