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New Apollo Theatre, (2/28/1979 - 6/16/1979)
First Preview: Feb 21, 1979 Total Previews: 5
Opening Date: Feb 28, 1979    
Closing Date: Jun 16, 1979 Total Performances: 126

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The living room of a summer home on Golden Pond, in Maine. The Present.



Production Staff
Theatre Operated by Midtown Theatre Corporation; Theatre Owned by The Brandt Organization
Produced by Arthur Cantor and Greer Garson
Originally produced by The Hudson Guild Theatre (Craig Anderson: Producer)
Written by Ernest Thompson
Directed by Craig Anderson
Scenic Design by Steven Rubin; Costume Design by Steven Rubin; Lighting Design by Craig Miller; Sound Design by David S. Rapkin
General Manager: Cantor / Garson Productions and Harvey Elliott; Company Manager: Jim Fiore
Production Stage Manager: Daniel Morris; Stage Manager: Judith Elizabeth Lowry
Press Representative: C. George Willard and Kevin Patterson; Production Coordinator: Louis D. Pietig; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Hudson Guild Theatre Associate Director: David Kerry Heefner
Cast
Tom AldredgeNorman Thayer, Jr.
Frances SternhagenEthel Thayer
Barbara AndresChelsea Thayer Wayne
Mark BendoBilly Ray
Ronn CarrollCharlie Martin
Stan LachowBill Ray
Standby: Helen Harrelson (Ethel Thayer)
Understudies: Eric Brown (Billy Ray), Bryan E. Clark (Bill Ray, Charlie Martin, Norman Thayer, Jr.) and Judith Elizabeth Lowry (Chelsea Thayer Wayne)
Tony Award®
 1979 Best Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Frances Sternhagen
Drama Desk Award
 1979 Outstanding New Play [nominee] 
 Produced by Arthur Cantor and Greer Garson ;  Written by Ernest Thompson
 1979 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee] 
  Tom Aldredge
 1979 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Frances Sternhagen
 1979 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Steven Rubin
 1979 Outstanding Set Design [nominee] 
 Scenic Design by Steven Rubin