Arthur French

Personal Information
Off-Broadway credits include Driving Miss Daisy, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone, Living In The Wing, and Black Girl. He is a founding member of the Original Negro Ensemble Company. He has an OBIE Award for Sustained Excellence of Performance.
External Links: Primary Stages Oral History Project

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The Little Flower of East Orange Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Martinson Hall 04/06/2008 Detective Baker / Jimmy Stewart / Father Lander / Orderly
2 Dividing the Estate 59E59 Theaters/ Theater A 09/27/2007 Doug
3 Two Trains Running Peter Norton Space 12/03/2006 Holloway
4 The Master Builder Theater 80 St. Marks 09/22/2005 Doctor Herdal
5 A Last Dance for Sybil Abrons Arts Center/ Playhouse 12/03/2002 N/A
6 Living in the Wind American Place Theatre 10/29/2000 N/A
7 Fly American Place Theatre 11/02/1997 Male Roles
8 Henry VI Theater at St. Clement's Church 03/06/1995 Earl of Salisbury
9 The Treatment Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Newman Theater 10/19/1993 Taxi Driver
10 Playboy of the West Indies Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 04/08/1993 Phil
11 Driving Miss Daisy John Houseman Theatre 04/15/1987 Hoke Colburn REPLACEMENT
12 Black Girl McGinn-Cazale Theatre 02/03/1986 N/A
13 Julius Caesar Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 01/25/1979 Flavius/ Lepidus
14 Nevis Mountain Dew St. Mark's Playhouse 12/07/1978 Ayton Morris
15 The Brownsville Raid Lucille Lortel Theatre 12/05/1976 Conjers
16 The Moonlight Arms / The Dark Tower1 St. Mark's Playhouse 05/13/1975 Joe
17 Black Girl Lucille Lortel Theatre 06/17/1971 Earl
18 Perry's Mission St. Mark's Playhouse 01/12/1971 Jouba (Rockfist) Spinter
19 Rosalee Pritchett St. Mark's Playhouse 01/12/1971 Augustin (Gus) Lowe
20 Man Better Man St. Mark's Playhouse 07/02/1969 Crackerjack
21 An Evening of One Acts St. Mark's Playhouse 03/25/1969 Joe (String)
22 An Evening of One Acts St. Mark's Playhouse 03/25/1969 Chantal (Malcochon)
23 Ceremonies in Dark Old Men St. Mark's Playhouse 02/04/1969 Mr. Williams Jenkins
24 "God Is a (Guess What?)" St. Mark's Playhouse 12/17/1968 First End Man
25 Daddy Goodness St. Mark's Playhouse 06/04/1968 Jerimiah/ Mayor
26 Kongi's Harvest St. Mark's Playhouse 04/14/1968 Organizing Secretary
27 Song of the Lusitanian Bogey St. Mark's Playhouse 01/02/1968 N/A
28 Jonah! Stage 73 09/21/1967 Zorgo
29 Happy Ending / Day of Absence2 St. Mark's Playhouse 11/15/1965 Luke/ Third Citizen/ Mop Man
30 Raisin' Hell in the Son Provincetown Playhouse 07/02/1962 Hulan Jackson

1The Dark Tower.
2Day of Absence.
Award Production Function
1 WON 2007 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actor Two Trains Running Actor