Sweet Songs of the Soul

Where has Melba Moore been in the 35 years since she garnered a Tony award in the original production of “Purlie” in 1970? The answers, along with all the ups and downs of Moore’s career, are revealed in her autobiographical play “Sweet Songs of the Soul,” Ms Moore performs a heady mix of gospel, jazz and Broadway songs, winning the AUDELCO award for “Best Solo Performer” for this production.

Presented as part of the 2004-05 Season

Play opened April 2, 2005 at the Harry De Jur Playhouse

Artist Credits

Credit Artist Photo
Playwright Melba Moore
Director Rhonda Passion Hansome
Stage Manager John Eric Scutchins
Set Designer Antoinette Tynes Antoinette Tynes
Lighting Designer Antoinette Tynes Antoinette Tynes
Sound Designer Sean O’Halloran
Actor Melba Moore

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