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Circle in the Square Theatre, (9/21/1978 - 11/19/1978)
First Preview: Sep 01, 1978 Total Previews: 23
Opening Date: Sep 21, 1978    
Closing Date: Nov 19, 1978 Total Performances: 69

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in four acts
Setting: The Mayor's House and a room at the Inn.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Circle in the Square (under the direction of Theodore Mann and Paul Libin)
Produced by Circle in the Square (Theodore Mann: Artistic Director; Paul Libin: Managing Director)
Written by Nikolai Gogol; Translated by Betsy Hulick
Directed by Liviu Ciulei
Scenic Design by Karen Schulz; Costume Design by William Ivey Long; Lighting Design by F. Mitchell Dana; Hair Design by Michael Wasula
Company Manager: William Conn
Production Stage Manager: Randall Brooks; Stage Manager: Rick Ralston
Circle in the Square Public Relations Director: Merle Debuskey; Circle in the Square Press Representative: David Roggensack; Casting Consultant: Lynn Kressel; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne
Bob Balaban
Khlestakóv's servant
Jean Barker
Sergeant's widow
Chief of Police's wife
Theodore Bikel
Antón Antónovich Skvozník-Dmukhanóvsky
the mayor
Helen Burns
Anna Andréyevna
the mayor's wife
Lynne Charnay
Rastakóvsky's wife
Jon De Vries
William Duell
Pytor Ivánovich Bóbchinsky
local landowner
Christine Estabrook
Marya Antónovna
the mayor's daughter
Timothy Farmer
retired civil servant
Mayor's servant
Bob Harper
Iván Lázarevich Rastakóvsky
retired civil servant
a policeman
Renee Lippin
Bill McIntyre
Pytor Ivánovich Dóbchinsky
local landowner
Bill Nunnery
Artémii Filípovich Zemlyaníka
Commissioner of Charities
Keith Perry
Fydor Andréyevich Lyulykóv
retired civil servant
Warren Pincus
Christian Ivánovich Giebner
local doctor
Mary Lou Rosato
Pevrónya Petróvna Poshlyópkina
locksmith's wife
Khlopov's wife
Arnold Soboloff
Luká Lukítch Khlopov
Superintendent of Schools
Thomas Toner
Amós Fyódorovich Lyápkin-Tyápkin
the Judge
Peter Van Norden
Stepán Illyích Ukhovyórtov
Chief of Police
Kenneth Welsh
Iván Kusmích Shpyókin
the Postmaster
Max Wright
Iván Alexándrovich Khlestakóv
a civil servant from Petersburg
Understudies: Lynne Charnay (Anna Andréyevna), Jon De Vries (Antón Antónovich Skvozník-Dmukhanóvsky), Timothy Farmer (Christian Ivánovich Giebner, Óssip), Bob Harper (Amós Fyódorovich Lyápkin-Tyápkin, Stepán Illyích Ukhovyórtov), Keith Perry (Iván Kusmích Shpyókin, Luká Lukítch Khlopov), Warren Pincus (Pytor Ivánovich Bóbchinsky, Pytor Ivánovich Dóbchinsky), Peter Van Norden (Artémii Filípovich Zemlyaníka) and Kenneth Welsh (Iván Alexándrovich Khlestakóv)
Tony Award®
1979 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Bob Balaban