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Ethel Barrymore Theatre , (2/16/1977 - circa. 4/1977)
Belasco Theatre , (4/12/1977 - 6/11/1977)
First Preview:Feb 08, 1977 Total Previews:13
Opening Date:Feb 16, 1977   
Closing Date:Jun 11, 1977 Total Performances:122

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Don's Resale Shop. A Junkshop. One Friday.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Edgar Lansbury and Joseph Beruh; Associate Producer: Nan Pearlman
Written by David Mamet
Directed by Ulu Grosbard
Scenic Design by Santo Loquasto; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss; Company Manager: Al J. Isaac
Production Stage Manager: Herb Vogler; Stage Manager: Joel Tropper and Herb Vogler
Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Photographer: Roger Greenawalt; Press Representative: Gifford / Wallace, Inc., Tom Trenkle and Glenna Freedman; Logo Art: Fraver
Cast
Robert Duvall Walter Cole
called Teacher
Kenneth McMillan Donny Dubrow
John Savage Bobby
Standbys: Floyd Levine (Walter Cole), Jon Polito (Donny Dubrow) and Jim Staskel (Bobby)
Tony Award®
 1977 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Santo Loquasto
 1977 Best Direction of a Play [nominee]
Ulu Grosbard
Drama Desk Award
 1977 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee]
Robert Duvall
 1977 Outstanding Director of a Play [nominee]
Directed by Ulu Grosbard
winner 1977 Outstanding Set Design [winner]
Scenic Design by Santo Loquasto
 1977 Outstanding New Play (American) [nominee]
Produced by Edgar Lansbury and Joseph Beruh; Written by David Mamet