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Simply Heavenly (1957)


Production still from Simply Heavenly, 1957


Langston Hughes (Book, Lyrics)

20 August – 12 October, 1957 

          Set in Harlem of the ‘50s, Simply Heavenly follows Jess Simple as he tries to raise enough money for a divorce so he can marry his new love and eloquently captures the color, humor and poetry of that time and place. The musical is based on Hughes' novel Simple Takes A Wife and other Simple stories. (Source: Masterworks Broadway)

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