Happy Ending / Day of Absence

Name: St. Mark's Playhouse
Address: 133 2nd Avenue, New York, NY 10009
Production Information
Number of performances: 504
Opening date: November 15, 1965
Closing date: January 29, 1967
Production Description
Program of two one-act plays by Douglas Turner Ward.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Robert Hooks Producer
Juanita Poitier Associate Producer
Douglas Turner Ward Playwright
Philip Meister Director
Krone-Olim Management General Manager
Michael Alpert Press Representative
Howard Atlee Press Representative
David Roggensack Press Representative
Hal DeWindt Stage Manager

Actor Role
Adolph Caesar1 Jackson
Lonne Elder1 Clem/ Second Citizen/ Businessman
Frances Foster2 Vi
Frances Foster1 Supervisor/ Aide
Arthur French1 Luke/ Third Citizen/ Mop Man
Maxine Griffith1 Second Operator
Moses Gunn1 First Citizen/ Industrialist/ Pious/ Rastus
Robert Hooks2 Junie
Robert Hooks1 John/ Brush Man
Pamela Jones1 Third Operator
Esther Rolle2 Ellie
Esther Rolle1 Clubwoman
Mark R. Shapiro1 Announcer
Barbara Ann Teer1 Mary
Douglas Turner2 Arthur
Douglas Turner1 Mayor/ Clan
Bostic Van Felton1 Courier
Hattie Winston1 First Operator/ Doll Woman

1Day of Absence.
2Happy Ending.
Replacement Credits

Actor Role
Frances Foster Mary
L. Errol Jaye Jackson
Tina Nurse Supervisor
Billy Dee Williams Junie/ John/ Brush Man