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This production was composed of the following shows:

Broadhurst Theatre , (11/14/1971 - 1/03/1972)
Plymouth Theatre , (1/05/1972 - 7/23/1972)
First Preview:Nov 09, 1971 Total Previews:7
Opening Date:Nov 14, 1971   
Closing Date:Jul 23, 1972 Total Performances:289

Category: Play, One Act, Original, Broadway
Setting: A kitchen on the outskirts of a major city. 9am the day before Thanksgiving.
Comments: "Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined." -- Alexander Pope, MORAL ESSAYS (1773)


Emily

Category: Play, One Act, Original, Broadway
Setting: A kitchen on the outskirts of a major city. 9am the day before Thanksgiving.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian; General Press Representative: Harvey Sabinson and Lee Solters; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada Thompson Emily
Nicolas Coster Frank
Standbys: Rod Colbin (Frank) and Bobo Lewis (Emily)

Celia

Category: Play, One Act, Original, Broadway
Setting: A kitchen on the outskirts of a major city. 1pm the day before Thanksgiving.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey Sabinson; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada Thompson Celia
Conrad Bain Swede
Simon Oakland Phil
Standbys: Rod Colbin (Phil, Swede) and Bobo Lewis (Celia)

Dorothy

Category: Play, One Act, Original, Broadway
Setting: A kitchen on the outskirts of a major city. 6pm the day before Thanksgiving.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey Sabinson; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada Thompson Dorothy
A. Larry Haines Lou
Walter Klavun Ned
Standbys: Rod Colbin (Lou), Bobo Lewis (Dorothy) and Jon Richards (Ned)

Ma

Category: Play, One Act, Original, Broadway
Setting: A kitchen on the outskirts of a major city. 9pm the day before Thanksgiving.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano and Fred Hebert
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey Sabinson; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian and Michael Bennett; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada Thompson Ma
MacIntyre Dixon Priest
Robert Donley Pa
Standbys: Bobo Lewis (Ma) and Jon Richards (Pa)
Understudy: Ned Farster (Priest)
Tony Award®
winner 1972 Best Actress in a Play [winner]
Sada Thompson
Drama Desk Award
winner 1972 Outstanding Performance [winner]
Performer: Sada Thompson