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The School for Wives   

Lyceum Theatre, (2/16/1971 - 5/29/1971)
First Preview: Feb 11, 1971 Total Previews: 5
Opening Date: Feb 16, 1971    
Closing Date: May 29, 1971 Total Performances: 120

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: A Street in front of Arnolphe's house. 1662.

Production Staff
Produced by The Phoenix Theatre (T. Edward Hambleton: Co-Founder and Managing Director; Norris Houghton: Co-Founder; John Houseman: Producing Director)
Written by Molière; New English verse translation by Richard Wilbur; Incidental music by Conrad Susa
Directed by Stephen Porter
Scenic Design by James Tilton; Lighting Design by James Tilton; Costume Design by Nancy Potts; Hair Styles: Steve Atha
General Manager: Marilyn S. Miller; Assistant Gen. Mgr: Gintare Sileika; Assistant Manager: June Renfrow
Production Stage Manager: Bob Beard; Assistant Stage Mgr: Anthony Manionis
Publicity Director: Sol Jacobson and Lewis Harmon; Press Associate: Ruth D. Smuckler; Assistant to the Managing Director: Daniel Freudenberger; Photographer: Van Williams; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson
Brian BedfordArnolphe
Joan van ArkAgnes
Paul BallantyneCrysalde
David DukesHorace
Gordon GouldOronte
James GreeneAlain
George PentecostNotary
Peggy PopeGeorgette
Mario SilettiEnrique
Understudies: Gordon Gould (Crysalde), Brooke Harrow (Agnes, Georgette), Anthony Manionis (Enrique, Horace, Notary, Oronte), George Pentecost (Arnolphe) and Mario Siletti (Alain)
Theatre World
winner 1971 Award [recipient] 
  Joan van Ark
Tony Award®
winner 1971 Best Actor in Play [winner] 
  Brian Bedford
 1971 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Joan van Ark
 1971 Best Direction of a Play [nominee] 
  Stephen Porter
Drama Desk Award
winner 1971 Outstanding Performance [winner] 
 Performer: Brian Bedford