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A Texas Trilogy: The Oldest Living Graduate   
Three Full Length-Plays in Repertory

 
 
Broadhurst Theatre , (9/23/1976 - 10/29/1976)
First Preview:Sep 17, 1976 Total Previews:2
Opening Date:Sep 23, 1976   
Closing Date:Oct 29, 1976 Total Performances:20

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Summer of 1962 in Bradleyville, Texas. The den of Floyd Kinkaid's ranch-style home on the outskirts of town.


Production Staff
Produced by Robert Whitehead and Roger L. Stevens
Originally produced by The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Written by Preston Jones
Directed by Alan Schneider; Assistant Director: Joan Thorne
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Lighting Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Hair Design by Steve Atha
General Manager: Oscar E. Olesen; Company Manager: James Walsh
Production Stage Manager: William Dodds; Stage Manager: Charles Kindl and Stephen Nasuta
Assistant to Mr. Stevens: Jean Bankier; Assistant to the Producer: Doris Blum; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates and Norman Weiner; Speech Consultant: Robert Williams; General Press Representative: Seymour Krawitz; Press Associate: Patricia McLean Krawitz and Louise Ment
Cast
Henderson Forsythe Clarence Sickenger
Fred Gwynne Colonel J. C. Kinkaid
Lee Richardson Floyd Kinkaid
Patricia Roe Maureen Kinkaid
Avril Gentles Claudine Hampton
Kristin Griffith Martha Ann Sickenger
William LeMassena Major Leroy W. Ketchum
Paul O'Keefe Cadet Whopper Turnbull
Ralph Roberts Mike Tremaine
Standbys: Donald Buka (Clarence Sickenger, Floyd Kinkaid, Major Leroy W. Ketchum), Patricia Fay (Claudine Hampton, Maureen Kinkaid), Baxter Harris (Mike Tremaine), William LeMassena (Colonel J. C. Kinkaid), Stephen Nasuta (Cadet Whopper Turnbull) and Beverly Shatto (Martha Ann Sickenger)
Drama Desk Award
 1977 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee]
Fred Gwynne
 1977 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Ralph Roberts
 1977 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Patricia Roe
winner 1977 Outstanding Director of a Play [winner]
Directed by Alan Schneider
winner 1977 Outstanding New Play (American) [winner]
Produced by Robert Whitehead and Roger L. Stevens; Written by Preston Jones