AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ opens Off-Broadway
When I got the invitation to come and audition for AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’…
Click play to hear André describe his audition, and the wisdom of casting uneven numbers to add dramatic conflict. Audio recorded in conversation with PAL Master Fellow Shawn Shafner for The Actors Fund.
Top 6 photos, programs from andre’s personal collection. Obie Voices photo by Steve Kagan
AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ transfers to Broadway
Photos by martha swope, Francois Mouries.
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In the Studio with AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’
AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ Prime Time
NBC TV Special, producer Alvin Cooperman (deceased), Miami Herald TV, illustration by Steve McCracken, Television Times / Los Angeles Times Weekly Listings, article by James Brown
André invited friends to come over and watch the special with the postcard below. Click play below to hear him describe the scene, then click here to watch the NBC – TV Special on YouTube. Audio recorded in conversation with PAL Master Fellow Shawn Shafner for The Actors Fund.
Photos by The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ On the Road
As the Viper, André’s big number was “The Reefer Song.” Every night, he’d go out into the audience for some planned interaction – that didn’t always go as planned. Click below to hear André tell the story of what happened in Los Angeles, as recorded in conversation with PAL Master Fellow Shawn Shafner for The Actors Fund.
photographer unknown, hired by Alaska Repertory Theatre, from André’s collection, poster concept and design by CREAC,page features photos by Martha Swope and Merry Alpern/Lynn Goldsmith, page features photo by Jeffrey Tennyson, page features photo by Peter Cunningham
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1988 AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ Revival