The Corner

Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Susan Stein Shiva Theater
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
Number of performances: 46
Opening date: June 22, 1972
Closing date: July 30, 1972
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival Producer
Joseph Papp Producer
Bernard Gersten Associate Producer
Ed Bullins Playwright
Clay Goss Playwright
OyamO Playwright
Rafic Bey Director
Sonny Jim Gaines Director
Kris Keiser Director
Marsha L. Eck Set Designer
Theoni V. Aldredge Costume Designer
Ian Calderon Lighting Designer
Peter Erskine Sound Designer
Merle Debuskey Press Representative
Bob Ullman Press Representative
A.T. King Stage Manager

Actor Role
Ilunga Adell Country (His First Step)
Rafic Bey Andrew (Andrew)
Hampton Clanton Blue (The Corner)
Michael Coleman Pritchard (His First Step)
Michael Coleman Silly Willy Clark (The Corner)
Bob Delegall Cliff (The Corner)
Frankie R. Faison Paul (Andrew)
Alfred Dean Irby Billy (Andrew)
Yoland Karr Mary (His First Step)
Petronia Stella (The Corner)
Willard Reece Jr. Slick (The Corner)
Cornelius Suares Sam (His First Step)
Basil A. Wallace Bummie (The Corner)
Program of three one-act plays: ANDREW by Clay Goss, directed by Rafic Bey; HIS FIRST STEP by Oyamo, directed by Kris Keiser; and THE CORNER by Ed Bullins,directed by Sonny Jim Gaines. At the time this production played the theatre was known as the Other Stage