Principal cast includes: Melba Moore, Cleavon Little, Sherman Hemsley.
Personnel: Cleavon Little, John Heffernan, Alyce Webb, Barbara Christopher, Mildred Pratcher, H‚lŠne Martin, Ray Pollard , Novella Nelson, C.David Colson, Carolyn Byrd, Mildred Lane, Tony Middleton , Linda Hopkins, Melba Moore, Milt Grayson, Sherman Hemsley (vocals).
Audio Remasterer: Bill Rosenfield.
Liner Note Author: Bill Rosenfield.
Recording information: Broadway Theatre, NY (03/1970).
Photographers: Friedman-Abeles ; Peter Udell.
Arranger: Luther Henderson.
This musical comedy adaptation of Ossie Davis's play about a Black preacher who returns to his Southern hometown has a boisterous gospel score written by Gary Geld and Peter Udell and also boasts a cast including Cleavon Little, Melba Moore, Linda Hopkins, and Sherman Hemsley. ~ William Ruhlmann