Color of Darkness

Name: Writers Stage Theatre
Address: 83 East 4th Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
Number of performances: 33
Opening date: September 30, 1963
Production Description
Short plays adapted by Ellen Violett based on stories by James Purdy: Sermon, Don't Call Me By My Right Name, Everything Under The Sun, You Reach For Your Hat, Encore and Cracks.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Harvest Productions Producer
James Purdy Author
Ellen Violett Adaptation
Ned Rorem Music
William Francisco Director
Lloyd Evans Set Designer
Lloyd Evans Costume Designer
Peter Hunt Lighting Designer
Frank Geraci Stage Manager

Actor Role
Tom Brennan Mr. Klein (Don't Call Me...)
Tom Brennan Spence (Encore)
Andrew Dunbar Child (Cracks)
Sue Ann Gilfillan Mrs. Klein (Don't Call Me...)
Ann Hegira Jennie (You Reach...)
Ann Hegira Merta (Encore)
Mary Michael Mamie (You Can Reach...)
Mary Michael Nurse (Cracks)
Vincent Milana Jesse (Everything Under the Sun)
Kevin Mitchell Cade (Everything Under the Sun)
Kevin Mitchell Gibbs (Encore)
Eleanor Phelps Nera (Cracks)
Walter Rhodes Figure (Sermon)
Walter Rhodes Figure (Cracks)
Maurice Warner Bartender (You Can Reach...)