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Vivian Beaumont Theatre , (10/15/1975 - 11/23/1975)
First Preview:Oct 03, 1975 Total Previews:14
Opening Date:Oct 15, 1975   
Closing Date:Nov 23, 1975 Total Performances:47

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in four acts
Setting: 1860s. England.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Lincoln Center Theater
Produced by The New York Shakespeare Festival (Joseph Papp, Producer); Associate Producer: Bernard Gersten
Written by Sir Arthur Wing Pinero; Incidental music by Peter Link
Directed by A. J. Antoon
Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Ian Calderon; Hair Design by J. Roy Helland
NYSF General Manager: Robert Kamlot
NYSF Production Manager: Andrew Mihok; Production Stage Manager: Louis Rackoff; Stage Manager: Richard S. Viola
Costume Supervisor: Hal George; NYSF General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey; NYSF at Lincoln Center Press Representative: Faith Geer; NYSF Casting: Rosemarie Tichler
Cast
Walter Abel Vice Chancellor Sir William Gower
K. T. Baumann Sarah
Tom Blank Mr. Hunston
Suzanne Collins Miss Brewster
Anita Dangler Mrs. Telfer
Miss Violet Sylvester
Jerome Dempsey Mr. James Telfer
Merwin Goldsmith Mr. Ablett
Walt Gorney Charles
Christopher Hewett O'Dwyer
The Stage Manager
Mary Beth Hurt Miss Rose Trelawny
Jeffrey Jones Captain De Foenix
John Lithgow Mr. Ferdinand Gadd
Aline MacMahon Miss Trafalger Gower
Jerry Mayer Mr. Denzil
Ann McDonough Clara De Foenix
Mandy Patinkin Mr. Arthur Gower
Ben Slack Mr. Augustus Colpoys
Meryl Streep Miss Imogen Parrott
Michael Tucker Mr. Tom Wrench
Helen Verbit Mrs. Mossop
Sasha von Scherler Miss Avonia Bunn
Understudies: Thomas Barbour (Charles, Mr. James Telfer, Vice Chancellor Sir William Gower), K. T. Baumann (Clara De Foenix), Tom Blank (Mr. Arthur Gower, Mr. Tom Wrench), Suzanne Collins (Miss Avonia Bunn, Miss Imogen Parrott, Sarah), Jeffrey Jones (Mr. Ferdinand Gadd, O'Dwyer), Jerry Mayer (Captain De Foenix, Mr. Ablett, Mr. Augustus Colpoys), Ann McDonough (Miss Rose Trelawny) and Elsa Raven (Miss Trafalger Gower, Mrs. Mossop, Mrs. Telfer)
Tony Award®
 1976 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Mary Beth Hurt
 1976 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
David Mitchell
 1976 Best Lighting Design [nominee]
Ian Calderon
Drama Desk Award
 1976 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee]
Meryl Streep
 1976 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee]
Theoni V. Aldredge
 1976 Outstanding Lighting Design [nominee]
Ian Calderon
 1976 Outstanding Revival [nominee]
Produced by The New York Shakespeare Festival (Joseph Papp, Producer)