TITLE

Mitchell kisses lead role in 'Hedley' Broadway bow

AUTHOR(S)
Isherwood, Charles
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/12/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 29, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Brian Stokes Mitchell has signed to headline the Broadway production of August Wilson's play 'King Hedley II.' Direction of the play by Marion McClinton; Other members of the cast; Tony award received by Mitchell.
ACCESSION #
4007591

 

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