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IRA WEITZMAN (Associate Producer) was the first Director of Musical Theater at Playwrights Horizons, where he developed the Falsettos trilogy, Sunday in the Park with George, Into the Woods, Once On This Island, Assassins and Violet, among many others. At Lincoln Center, he developed Hello Again, Passion, Chronicle of a Death Foretold and Carousel. He is currently Associate Producer of musicals at both theaters, most recently working on Parade, Marie Christine and Contact. He produced the acclaimed revival of the Irving Berlin and Moss Hart revue As Thousands Cheer for the Drama Dept. Mr. Weitzman was the original Artistic Director of City Center's Encores! series and produced Lincoln Center's American Songbook concerts.

PAMELA PERRELL MCCARTHY (Associate Producer, Wind Dancer Theatre) is Executive Director of Wind Dancer Theatre. McCarthy was formerly Manager of Original Programming for HBO, where she was involved with such shows as "The Larry Sanders Show" and "Dream On," and was liaison for HBO's New Writers Program. She has spent multiple seasons with The New Harmony Project, an annual writers retreat. She has worked at the Mark Taper Forum, Denver Stage Theatre Center and Baltimore's Center Stage and is a member of the founding board of The Cherry Lane Alternative. It is all for beloved husband, Jeff McCarthy, and their two beautiful daughters, Anna and Juliet. Special thanks always for the inspired leadership of Matt Williams.

ALEX SHORTER (Production Stage Manager). Broadway: Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk (Broadway and National Tour); The Heiress; Twilight: Los Angeles 1992. Lincoln Center Theater: Marie Christine, A Fair County, Racing Demon, Carousel, Abe Lincoln in Illinois, Playboy of the West Indies, My Favorite Year. Off-Broadway: The Golden Child (Public Theater), The Radical
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Mystique, Holiday Heart, The Extra Man (MTC), Police Boys, The Heliotrope Bouquet of Scott Joplin and Louis Chauvin (Playwrights Horizons).

CASEY AILEEN RAFTER (Assistant Stage Manager). Broadway: Marie Christine, Triumph of Love, Off-Broadway: Ziegfield Follies of 1936, Do Re Mi, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, Tenderloin (City Center Encores!); A Flea in Her Ear (Roundabout Theatre Company); The Iphigenia Cycle (Theatre for a New Audience); Young Man From Atlanta, Night Seasons (Signature Theatre Company). Regional: Hamlet, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Utah Shakespearean Festival); Lizzie Borden (American Stage Company).

WIND DANCER THEATRE is dedicated to developing and producing writer-based projects for the stage and has commissioned over a dozen prominent playwrights to develop original works, including: Tom Donaghy, Richard Dresser, Daisy Foote, Susan Kim, Tracy Letts, Eduardo Machado, Heather McDonald and Will Sheffer. WDT co-produced the world premiere of Richard Dresser's Something in the Air at The Bay Street Theatre in 1999 and Mark st. Germain's Camping with Henry and Tom, winner of both the Lucille Lortel and Outer Critics Circle awards for off-Broadway in 1995. WDT is most grateful for this opportunity to collaborate with Playwrights Horizons.

PLAYWRIGHTS HORIZONS is a writer's theater dedicated to the support and development of contemporary American playwrights, composers and lyricists, and to the production of their new work. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Tim Sanford, Playwrights Horizons continues to encourage the new work of veteran writers while nurturing an emerging generation of theater artists. Writers are supported through every stage of their growth with
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a series of development programs: script and score evaluations, commissions, readings, writers' groups, musical theater workshops and New Theater Wing productions in the Studio Theater, in addition to subscription productions on the Mainstage. In its 29 years, Playwrights Horizons has presented over 300 writers and is the recipient of numerous awards and honors. Outstanding productions include Richard Nelson and Shaun Davey's James Joyce's The Dead, William Finn's March of the Falsettos, Christopher Durang's Betty's Summer Vacation and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You, Richard Nelson's Goodnight Children Everywhere, Jon Robin Baitz's The Substance of Fire, Scott McPherson's Marvin's Room, A.R. Gurney's Later Life, Adam Guettel and Tina Landau's Floyd Collins, Jeanine Tesori and Brian Crawley's Violet, as well as three Pulitzer Prize winners: Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Sunday in the Park with George, Alfred Uhry's Driving Miss Daisy and Wendy Wasserstein's The Heidi Chronicles. Playwrights Horizons was founded in 1971 at the Clark Center Y by Robert Moss, before moving to 42nd Street where it has been instrumental in the revitalization of Theater Row. André Bishop served as Artistic Director from 1981 to 1991, followed by Don Scardino who served through 1995. Playwrights Horizons' auxiliary programs include the Playwrights Horizons Theater School, which is affiliated with NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and Ticket Central, a central box office that supports the Off-Broadway performing arts community.
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Information in "Who's Who in the Cast" is provided by the production. Where opinions are expressed, they are those of the players, not necessarily those of Playbill Magazine.
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STAFF FOR THE BUBBLY BLACK GIRL SHEDS HER CHAMELEON SKIN
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MANAGER..............CAROLINE AQUINO
House Managers.....Nikki Maack/Matt Morrow
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Assistant Stage Manager...Casey Aileen Rafter
Production Assistant........Ramona S. Collier
Directing Resident................Cat Cooper
Assistant to the Choreographer...Serena Soffer
Technical Director............Jeffrey Drucker
Stage Carpenter................Stephen Bert
Carpenters ...............Anne Marie Cirone, 
Christine Ingui
Properties Mistress..........Jung Kim Griffin
Properties Assistants...........Dong H. Kim,
Lorraine Fredette, Vicotria Robinson
Assistant Costume
Designer............Melissa Schlachtmeyer
Wardrobe.....................T. Paul Lowry,
Jill C. Frese, Sonya Jackson
Costumer.....................Therese Bruck
Wigs.........................Carla Muniz
Stitchers..........Jamie Hotz, Kristine Koury,
Shael Norris
Shopper ....................Kelly McCaffrey
Asst. Lighting Designers..........Jordan Cohen,
Maura Sheridan
Lighting Supervisor...........Doug Filomena
Lighting Board Operator.......Betsy Callaghan
Followspot Operators.............Shelly Work,
Daniel Meredith
Asst. Sound Designer........Jason Strangfeld
Music Copying..............Emily Grishman
Music Preparation
Additional Orchestrations....Wayne Abravanel,
John DiPinto
Assistant Musical Director........Randall Eng
Sound Supervisor...............Peter Waxdal
Sound Operator...............Charlie Grieco
Deck Sound.....................Josh Bender
Production Photographer.........Joan Marcus
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Vocal Arrangements and original orchestrations by Kirsten Childs.
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