For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide - When The Rainbow Is Enuf


SP19960121Producer: H.


Next in series: THE LIBERTINE

Previous in series: RICHARD III


Ntozake SHANGE's play adapted for radio by Bonnie GREER and produced by Heather GORDON.

Musical director P.


A Big World Pictures Production.

Five coloured girls embark on a journey of healing, utilising black musical forms to celebrate and mourn.

With honesty and wit, their odyssey commemorates the triumphs of endurance, the joys of love, the survival of betrayal and what it means to be a coloured girl and find God in yourself.

Cast: P.

ARNOLD [Lady blue], Pat BOWE [Lady brown], Nimmy MARCH [Lady yellow], Suzanne PACKER [Lady red], Shezwae POWELL [Lady purple].

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

21 Jan 1996 21:45-23:15 (RADIO 3)

11 Aug 1996 22:45-00:00 (RADIO 3)


Suzanne Packer (Actor)

Nimmy March (Actor)

Shezwae Powell (Actor)

P Arnold (Actor)

Pat Bowie (Actor)

Bonnie Greer (adap)

Ntozake Shange (Author)

Heather Goodman (Producer)

Recorded on 1995-09-11.

Ntozake SHANGE's play adapted for radio by Bonnie GREER & produced by Heather GORDON.