A Hand Is on the Gate

Play - Original

Longacre Theatre

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  • First Preview: September 19, 1966
  • Opening Date: September 21, 1966
  • Closing Date: October 8, 1966
  • Previews: 2
  • Performances: 20


A cast of eight reads writings by African-American authors and performs traditional African-American songs.


Opening Night Production Credits

  American Negroes Writer
  Roscoe Lee Browne Director
  Jules Fisher Lighting Design
  Dorothy Ross Press Representative
  Richard O'Brien Press Representative
  Michael Gershman Press Representative
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1967 Featured Actor in a Musical Leon Bibb Nominee
1967 Featured Actress in a Musical Josephine Premice Nominee
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