Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

Name: Westside Theatre/ Upstairs
Address: 407 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036
Production Information
Number of performances: 281
Opening date: September 7, 1986
Closing date: May 17, 1987
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Lady Day at Emerson's Company Producer
Vineyard Theatre Producer
Douglas Aibel Artistic Director
Barbara Zinn Krieger Executive Director
Gary P. Steuer Managing Director
Kenneth Polokoff Associate Producer
Lanie Robertson Playwright
Andre Ernotte Director
Danny Holgate Musical Director
William Barclay Set Designer
Muriel Stockdale Costume Designer
Phil Monat Lighting Designer
Phil Lee Sound Designer
Danny Holgate Arranger

Actor Role
Bambi Herrera Pepe
Danny Holgate Jimmy Powers (Piano)
David Jackson Frankie Lee Jones (Bass)
Lonette McKee Billie Holliday
Rudy Stevenson Buck Wilson (Guitar/Harmonica)
S. Epatha Merkerson Billie Holliday UNDERSTUDY
Neal Tate Jimmy Powers (Piano) UNDERSTUDY
Award Person / Company Function
1 WON 1987 Outer Critics Circle Award, Best Off-Broadway Book Lanie Robertson Playwright
At the time of this production the theatre was called the Westside Arts Theatre.