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ANTA Playhouse , (11/22/1961 - 6/01/1963)
First Preview:Nov 21, 1961 Total Previews:1
Opening Date:Nov 22, 1961   
Closing Date:Jun 01, 1963 Total Performances:637

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: 16th Century England


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by ANTA (Robert Whitehead, Managing Director); ANTA Theatre Managing Director: Louis A. Lotito
Presented by ANTA (Robert Whitehead, Managing Director); Produced by Robert Whitehead and Roger L. Stevens; Produced by arrangement with H.M. Tennent, Ltd.
Written by Robert Bolt
Directed by Noel Willman
Scenic Design by Motley; Costume Design by Motley; Lighting Design by Paul Morrison
General Manager: Oscar Olesen
Production Stage Manager: Frederic de Wilde; Stage Manager: Howard Fischer; Assistant Stage Mgr: Lesley Hunt
Press Representative: Barry Hyams; Casting: Terry Fay; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates
Cast
George Rose The Common Man
Paul Scofield Sir Thomas More
Albert Dekker The Duke of Norfolk
Leo McKern Thomas Cromwell
Keith Baxter King Henry VIII
Olga Bellin Margaret More
Peter Brandon William Roper
Sarah Burton The Woman
John Colenback Attendant to Signor Chapuys
Jack Creley Cardinal Wolsey
Carol Goodner Alice More
Lester Rawlins Thomas Cranmer
Archbishop of Canterbury
William Redfield Richard Rich
David J. Stewart Signor Chapuys
the Spanish Ambassador
Understudies: Philip Bosco (Attendant to Signor Chapuys, King Henry VIII, The Duke of Norfolk), John Colenback (Richard Rich, William Roper), Howard Fischer (Cardinal Wolsey, The Common Man), Lesley Hunt (Catherine Anger, Margaret More) and Len Wayland (Sir Thomas More, Thomas Cranmer)
Tony Award®
winner 1962 Best Play [winner]
Written by Robert Bolt; Produced by Robert Whitehead and Roger L. Stevens
winner 1962 Best Actor in Play [winner]
Paul Scofield
winner 1962 Best Direction of a Play [winner]
Noel Willman
winner 1962 Best Producer of a Play [winner]
Robert Whitehead
winner 1962 Best Producer of a Play [winner]
Roger L. Stevens
Theatre World
nominee 1962 Award [recipient]
Keith Baxter