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Dinner at Eight   

Vivian Beaumont Theatre, (12/19/2002 - 1/26/2003)
First Preview: Nov 23, 2002 Total Previews: 28
Opening Date: Dec 19, 2002    
Closing Date: Jan 26, 2003 Total Performances: 45

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: Nov 1932. Upstairs sitting room in the NY house of Mr. & Mrs. Jordan; Mr. Jordan's office; the home of the Packards; Larry Renault's apt. in the Hotel Versailles; Dr. Talbot's office; Butler's pantry in the home of the Jordans; the Jordan drawing room.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
Written by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber; Original music by Robert Waldman
Directed by Gerald Gutierrez
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Catherine Zuber; Lighting Design by David Weiner; Sound Design by Aural Fixation; Associate Scenic Design: Eric Renschler; Assistant to the Scenic Designer: Robert Jay Braun; Assistant Costume Design: David Newell; Assistant to the Costume Designer: Michel Slubicki; Assistant Lighting Design: Chris Akins; Assistant Sound Design: Tony Smolenski IV; Make-up Consultant: Angelina Avallone; Hair Supervisor and wigs designed by Lazaro Arencibia
LCT General Manager: Adam Siegel; Company Manager: Gillian Roth; Assistant Co. Mgr: Josh Lowenthal
Production Stage Manager: Karen Armstrong; LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Adam John Hunter and Claudia Lynch
LCT General Press Agent: Philip Rinaldi; LCT Casting Director: Daniel Swee; Advertising: rave!; Animal Trainer: William Berloni; LCT Director of Marketing & Special Projects: Thomas Cott; LCT Director of Development: Hattie K. Jutagir; Poster art for DINNER AT EIGHT by James McMullan; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Assistant to the Director: Arin Arbus; LCT Dramaturg: Anne Cattaneo
Joanne CampLucy Talbot
Rhys CoiroEddie
the Bellboy
Kevin ConwayDan Packard
John DossettDr. J. Wayne Talbot
Christine EbersoleMillicent Jordan
Julian GambleMusician
Enid GrahamDora
Joe GrifasiMax Kane
Byron JenningsLarry Renault
Simon JutrasGustave
Joseph KamalMusician
Karl KenzlerMr. Hatfield
Mark La MuraMusician
Anne LangeMiss Alden
Philip LeStrangeThe Waiter
Mark LotitoRicci
Charlotte MaierTina
Peter MaloneyJoe Stengel
Deborah MayoMiss Copeland
Ann McDonoughHattie Loomis
James RebhornOliver Jordan
Brian ReddyEd Loomis
Marian SeldesCarlotta Vance
(Dec 03, 2002)
Sloane SheltonMrs. Wendel
Emily SkinnerKitty Packard
Samantha SoulePaula Jordan
David WohlMr. Fitch
Understudies: Rhys Coiro (Musician), Julian Gamble (Dan Packard, Ed Loomis, The Waiter), Natalie Griffith (Kitty Packard, Miss Alden, Tina), Joseph Kamal (Eddie, Max Kane, Ricci), Karl Kenzler (Gustave), Mark La Mura (Dr. J. Wayne Talbot, Larry Renault, Mr. Hatfield), Anne Lange (Millicent Jordan), Philip LeStrange (Joe Stengel, Oliver Jordan), Charlotte Maier (Hattie Loomis, Lucy Talbot), Deborah Mayo (Mrs. Wendel), Christy Pusz (Dora, Paula Jordan, Tina), Sloane Shelton (Carlotta Vance) and Sherry Skinker (Millicent Jordan, Miss Alden, Miss Copeland, Mrs. Wendel)
Tony Award®
 2003 Best Revival of a Play [nominee] 
 Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
 2003 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Christine Ebersole
 2003 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Marian Seldes
 2003 Best Scenic Design [nominee] 
  John Lee Beatty
 2003 Best Costume Design [nominee] 
  Catherine Zuber
Drama Desk Award
 2003 Outstanding Revival of a Play [nominee] 
 Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
winner 2003 Outstanding Set Design of a Play [winner] 
 Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty
 2003 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Catherine Zuber