Carry Me Back to Morningside Heights

Comedy - Original

John Golden Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: February 26, 1968
  • Opening Date: February 27, 1968
  • Closing Date: March 2, 1968
  • Previews: 1
  • Performances: 7

Playwright: Robert Alan Aurthur


A young Jewish man insists on becoming a slave to an African-American law student as a personal penance for the years of wrongs whites have done to blacks.


Opening Night Cast

Johnny Brown Henry Hardy
Louis Gossett, Jr. in Carry Me Back to Morningside Heights Louis Gossett, Jr. Willie Nurse
Diane Ladd Alma Sue Bates
David Steinberg Seymour Levin
Cicely Tyson in Carry Me Back to Morningside Heights Cicely Tyson Myrna Jessup
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Robert Alan Aurthur Writer
Sidney Poitier Sidney Poitier Director
  Kert F. Lundell Scenic Design
  Harvey B. Sabinson Press Representative
  Lee Solters Press Representative
  Bob Ullman Press Representative
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