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Douglas Turner

Director, Producer, Performer
Male
Also known as: Douglas Turner Ward


Productions Date of Productions
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[Play, Original]
  • Directed by Douglas Turner Ward
  • Originally produced by The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders)
May 07, 1980 - Jan 04, 1981
The First Breeze of Summer
[Play, All Black Cast, Original]
  • Directed by Douglas Turner Ward
  • Produced by The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders)
  • Performer: Douglas Turner Ward [Harper Edwards]
Jun 10, 1975 - Jul 20, 1975
The River Niger
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders)
  • Directed by Douglas Turner Ward
  • Performer: Douglas Turner Ward [Johnny Williams]
Mar 27, 1973 - Nov 25, 1973
A Raisin in the Sun
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Douglas Turner [Moving Man]
  • Understudy: Douglas Turner [Bobo, Walter Lee Younger]
Mar 11, 1959 - Jun 25, 1960
1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Play
  Douglas Turner Ward (for "A Soldier's Play") [nominee]
1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding New Play
  The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders) (for "A Soldier's Play") [nominee]
1979 Drama Desk Award Outstanding New Play
  The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders) (for "Nevis Mountain Dew") [nominee]
1976 Tony Award® Best Play
 The First Breeze of Summer [nominee]
Produced by The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders)
1974 Tony Award® Best Featured Actor in a Play
 The River Niger [nominee]
Performer: Douglas Turner Ward
1974 Tony Award® Best Play
winnerThe River Niger [winner]
Produced by The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders)
1969 Tony Award® Special Award
nominee The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders) [recipient]
1969 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Performance
winner Douglas Turner Ward (for "Ceremonies in Dark Old Men") [winner]
1968 Drama Desk Award Vernon Rice-Drama Desk Award
winner The Negro Ensemble Company (Douglas Turner Ward, Robert Hooks and Gerald S. Krone, Founders) [winner]
1966 Drama Desk Award Vernon Rice-Drama Desk Award
winner Douglas Turner Ward (for his plays "Day of Absence" & "Happy Ending") [winner]
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