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Circle in the Square Theatre, (9/25/1977 - 11/20/1977)
First Preview: Sep 02, 1977 Total Previews: 26
Opening Date: Sep 25, 1977    
Closing Date: Nov 20, 1977 Total Performances: 65

Category: Play, Comedy, Farce, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Orgon's home in 17th century Paris.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Circle in the Square (under the direction of Theodore Mann and Paul Libin)
Produced by Circle in the Square (Theodore Mann: Artistic Director; Paul Libin: Managing Director)
Written by Molière; English verse translation by Richard Wilbur
Directed by Stephen Porter
Scenic Design by Zack Brown; Costume Design by Zack Brown; Lighting Design by John McLain; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Assistant to Scenic Designer: Maura Smollover and Greg Bolton; Assistant to Costume Designer: Kristina Watson
Company Manager: William Conn; Associate Co. Mgr: Alan Wasser
Production Stage Manager: Randall Brooks; Stage Manager: James Bernardi
Musical Supervisor: Earl Shendell
Public Relations Director: Merle Debuskey; Press Representative: David Roggensack; Advertising: Don Josephson, Cathy Perry and Blaine-Thompson; Casting: Lynn Kressel; Photographer: Martha Swope
Mildred DunnockMme. Pernelle
Orgon's mother
Patricia ElliottDorine
Mariane's lady's-maid
Tammy GrimesElmire
Orgon's wife
John WoodTartuffe
a hyprocrite
Peter CoffieldCléante
Orgon's brother-in-law
Victor GarberValère
in love with Mariane
Stefan GieraschOrgon
Elmire's husband
Swoosie KurtzMariane
Orgon's daughter, Elmire's stepdaughter
Jim BroaddusPolice Officer
Roy BrocksmithM. Loyal
a bailiff
Steven GilbornDeputy
Timothy LandfieldDeputy
Ruth LivingstonFlipote
Mme. Pernelle's maid
Ray WiseDamis
Orgon's son, Elmire's stepson
Understudies: Jim Broaddus (Cléante), Roy Brocksmith (Tartuffe), Steven Gilborn (M. Loyal, Orgon, Police Officer), Timothy Landfield (Damis, Valère), Johanna Leister (Elmire, Flipote, Mariane) and Ruth Livingston (Dorine, Mme. Pernelle)
Tony Award®
 1978 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Swoosie Kurtz
 1978 Most Innovative Production of a Revival [nominee] 
 Produced by Circle in the Square (Theodore Mann: Artistic Director; Paul Libin: Managing Director)
Drama Desk Award
 1978 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Patricia Elliott
 1978 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Tammy Grimes
 1978 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Zack Brown