One Mo' Time
Theatre: Longacre
Status: Closed
(February 21, 2002 - March 24, 2002 )
  • Rehearsal: January 31, 2002
  • Preview: February 21, 2002
  • Open: March 6, 2002
  • Close: March 24, 2002
Musical - Revival
Running Time: 2hrs 10mins

“One Mo’ Time” recreates a hot, sultry night in 1926 at New Orleans’ Lyric Theatre, home to Bessie Smith and Ma Rainey, among others.

For The Record:

"One Mo' Time" originally opened Off-Broadway under the auspices of Art and Burt D'Lugoff and Jerry Wexler at The Village Gate on October 22nd, 1979 where it ran until 1983 under the direction of Vernel Bagneris and featured a cast which included Mr Bagneris as Papa Du, Thais Clark as Ma Reed, Sylvia "Kuumba" Williams as Bertha, Topsy Chapman as Thelma and John Stell as Theatre Owner.

Total Gross: $514,302
Average Weekly Gross: $102,860
Total Attendance: 13,080
Average Weekly Attendance: 32%

Staff & Creative Team

Associate Producer:

Bob Boyett

General Manager:

Albert Poland

Company Manager:

Rick Shulman at Albert Poland

Casting Director:

Amy Christopher Casting

Advertising Representative:

Serino Coyne


HHC Marketing

Production Stage Manager:

Grayson Meritt

Book, Music & Lyrics:

Vernel Bagneris


Vernel Bagneris


Campbell Baird


John Mckernon

Music Supervisor:

Orange Kellin


Theatre Owner 02/21/2002 - 03/24/2002
Thelma 02/21/2002 - 03/24/2002
Bertha 02/21/2002 - 03/24/2002
Ma Reed 02/21/2002 - 03/24/2002
Papa Du 02/21/2002 - 03/24/2002