The Cool World

Play - Original

Eugene O'Neill Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: February 22, 1960
  • Closing Date: February 23, 1960
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 2

Playwright: Warren Miller, Robert Rossen


Warren Miller and Robert Rossen's adaptation of Miller's novel looks at black juvenile delinquents in Harlem.


Opening Night Cast

Art Aveilhe Lucky
Ethel Ayler in The Cool World Ethel Ayler Woman at the Beach
Don Blakely Savage
Roscoe Lee Browne Royal Baron
Marvin Felix Camillo Bebop
Alice Childress Mrs. Thurston
Herbert Coleman Saint
David Downing Boy
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Warren Miller Writer
  Robert Rossen Writer
  Robert Rossen Director
  Howard Bay Scenic Design
Ann Roth Ann Roth Costume Design
  Howard Bay Lighting Design
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