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The Wake of Jamey Foster   

 
Eugene O'Neill Theatre, (10/14/1982 - 10/23/1982)
First Preview: Oct 04, 1982 Total Previews: 12
Opening Date: Oct 14, 1982    
Closing Date: Oct 23, 1982 Total Performances: 12

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Throughout Marshael Foster's house and yard in Canton, Mississippi.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (under the direction of Richard G. Wolff, President)
Produced by FDM Productions, Elliot Martin, Ulu Grosbard, Nan Pearlman and Warner Theatre Productions, Inc. (Claire Nichtern: President); Associate Producer: Arla Sorkin Manson
World premiere at the The Hartford Stage Company
Written by Beth Henley
Directed by Ulu Grosbard
Scenic Design by Santo Loquasto; Costume Design by Jennifer von Mayrhauser; Lighting Design by Jennifer Tipton; Sound Design by David Rapkin
General Manager: James Walsh; Company Manager: Susan Bell
Production Stage Manager: Franklin Keysar; Stage Manager: Wendy Chapin
Casting: McCorkle/Sturtevant; General Press Representative: Jeffrey Richards Associates; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Assistant to the Director: John Gilliss
Cast
Anthony HealdWayne Foster
Jamey's brother
Holly HunterPixrose Wilson
Leon's friend; an orphan
Susan KingsleyMarshael Foster
Jamey's widow
Belita Moreno
Broadway debut
Katty Foster
Wayne's wife
Patricia RichardsonCollard Darnell
Marshael's sister
Brad SullivanBrocker Slade
Marshael's friend
Stephen TobolowskyLeon Darnell
Marshael's brother
Standby: Annalee Jefferies (Collard Darnell, Katty Foster, Marshael Foster)
Understudies: Mary Anne Dorward (Pixrose Wilson), Gregory Grove (Leon Darnell, Wayne Foster) and Bing Russell (Brocker Slade)