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A Lesson From Aloes   

 
Playhouse Theatre, (11/17/1980 - 2/08/1981)
First Preview: Nov 05, 1980 Total Previews: 14
Opening Date: Nov 17, 1980    
Closing Date: Feb 08, 1981 Total Performances: 96

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: The backyard and the bedroom of a small house in Algoa Park, Port Elizabeth, South Africa in 1963.



Production Staff
Produced by Jay J. Cohen, Richard Press and Louis Busch Hager Associates, Inc.; Produced in association with Yale Repertory Theatre (Lloyd Richards: Artistic Director; Benjamin Mordecai: Managing Director)
Written by Athol Fugard
Directed by Athol Fugard
Scenic Design by Michael H. Yeargan; Costume Design by Susan Hilferty; Lighting Design by William Armstrong
General Manager: Theatre Management Associates, Inc.; Executive Producer: Ashton Springer; Company Manager: Stephanie S. Hughley
Production Supervisor: Ray Cook; Production Stage Manager: Laurence Rothenberg; Stage Manager: Neal Ann Stephens
General Press Representative: Max Eisen; Press Representative: Irene Gandy; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates; Photographer: Gerry Goodstein; Casting: Meg Simon and Fran Kumin
Cast
James Earl JonesSteve Daniels
Maria TucciGladys Bezuidenhout
Harris YulinPiet Bezuidenhout
Understudies: Baxter Harris (Piet Bezuidenhout), Linda McGuire (Gladys Bezuidenhout) and Zakes Mokae (Steve Daniels)
Tony Award®
 1981 Best Play [nominee] 
 Written by Athol Fugard ;  Produced by Jay J. Cohen , Richard Press and Louis Busch Hager Associates, Inc. ;  Produced in association with Yale Repertory Theatre (Lloyd Richards: Artistic Director; Benjamin Mordecai: Managing Director)