Composers and their stage works 

Charles (Edward) Gordone

American playwright. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, 12 October 1925.


  1. A Little More Light Around the Place, adaptation of the novel by Sidney Easton (produced 1964). Pulitzer Prize winner
  2. No Place to Be Somebody: A Black-Black Comedy (also director: produced 1967). 1969.
  3. Gordone Is a Muthah (miscellany; produced 1970)..
  4. Baba-Chops (produced 1974).
  5. The Last Chord (produced 1976).
  6. A Qualification for Anabiosis (produced 1978; revised version, as Anabiosis, produced 1979).

Manuscript Collection

Schomburg Collection, New York.