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Talley's Folly   

 
Brooks Atkinson Theatre, (2/20/1980 - 11/18/1980)
First Preview: Feb 07, 1980 Total Previews: 6
Opening Date: Feb 20, 1980    
Closing Date: Nov 18, 1980 Total Performances: 286

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: July 1944. An old boathouse on the Talley place, a farm near Lebanon, Mo.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Nancy Cooperstein, Porter Van Zandt and Marc Howard
Originally produced by The Circle Repertory Company; Subsequently produced in rep w/ "Fifty of July" in Aug. 1979 at Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum (Gordon Davidson, Artistic Director)
Written by Lanford Wilson
Directed by Marshall W. Mason; Assistant Director: John Bard Manulis
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Jennifer von Mayrhauser; Lighting Design by Dennis Parichy; Sound Design by Chuck London
General Manager: Gatchell & Neufeld, Ltd.; Company Manager: Mark Andrews
Production Stage Manager: Fred Reinglas; Assistant Stage Mgr: John Weeks; Technical Coordinator: Arthur Siccardi
General Press Representative: Jeffrey Richards Associates; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Press Representative: Bill Miller, Warren Knowlton, Robert Ganshaw, Helen Stern, Joseph M. Santi, Bryant Montiro and Ted Killmer
Cast
Trish HawkinsSally Talley
Judd HirschMatt Friedman
Standby: Jordan Charney (Matt Friedman), Michael Fischetti (Matt Friedman) and Mary Hamill (Sally Talley)
Tony Award®
 1980 Best Play [nominee] 
 Written by Lanford Wilson ;  Produced by Nancy Cooperstein , Porter Van Zandt and Marc Howard
 1980 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 
  Judd Hirsch
winner 1980 Best Scenic Design [winner] 
  John Lee Beatty
 1980 Best Lighting Design [nominee] 
  Dennis Parichy
 1980 Best Direction of a Play [nominee] 
  Marshall W. Mason
Pulitzer Prize
winner 1980 for Drama [winner] 
 Written by Lanford Wilson
Drama Desk Award
 1980 Outstanding New Play [nominee] 
 Produced by Nancy Cooperstein , Porter Van Zandt and Marc Howard ;  Written by Lanford Wilson
 1980 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee] 
  Judd Hirsch
 1980 Outstanding Director of a Play [nominee] 
 Directed by Marshall W. Mason
winner 1980 Outstanding Lighting Design [winner] 
  Dennis Parichy
winner 1980 Outstanding Set Design [winner] 
 Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty
 1979 Outstanding New Play [nominee] 
 Originally produced by The Circle Repertory Company ;  Written by Lanford Wilson
 1979 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee] 
  Judd Hirsch
winner 1979 Outstanding Set Design [winner] 
 Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty