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Lyceum Theatre , (5/04/1982 - 2/26/1983)
First Preview:Apr 30, 1982 Total Previews:5
Opening Date:May 04, 1982   
Closing Date:Feb 26, 1983 Total Performances:344

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: St. Georges Park Tea Room on a wet and windy afternoon in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. 1950.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President), Freydberg-Bloch Prods., Dasha Epstein, Emanuel Azenberg and David Geffen
Originally produced by Yale Repertory Theatre (Lloyd Richards: Artistic Director; Benjamin Mordecai: Managing Director)
Written by Athol Fugard
Directed by Athol Fugard
Scenic Design by Jane Clark; Costume Design by Sheila McLamb; Lighting Design by David Noling
General Manager: Jose Véga; Company Manager: Linda Cohen
Production Stage Manager: Neal Ann Stephens; Stage Manager: Sally J. Greenhut; Technical Supervisor: Theatrical Services, Inc.
Movement directed by Wesley Fata; Photographer: Martha Swope; Casting: Meg Simon and Fran Kumin; General Press Representative: Bill Evans & Associates; Electrician: Brian Lynch; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi
Cast
Danny Glover Willie
Zakes Mokae Sam
Lonny Price Hally
Standbys: Bill Cobbs (Sam, Willie) and Charles Michael Wright (Hally)
Tony Award®
 1982 Best Play [nominee]
Written by Athol Fugard; Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President), Freydberg-Bloch Prods., Dasha Epstein, Emanuel Azenberg and David Geffen
winner 1982 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner]
Zakes Mokae
 1982 Best Direction of a Play [nominee]
Athol Fugard
Theatre World
nominee 1982 Award [recipient]
Danny Glover
Drama Desk Award
winner 1982 Outstanding New Play [winner]
Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President), Freydberg-Bloch Prods., Dasha Epstein, Emanuel Azenberg and David Geffen; Written by Athol Fugard
 1982 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee]
Zakes Mokae
 1982 Outstanding Director of a Play [nominee]
Directed by Athol Fugard