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Requiem for a Nun   

John Golden Theatre, (1/30/1959 - 3/07/1959)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 30, 1959    
Closing Date: Mar 07, 1959 Total Performances: 43

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The present time in Mississippi.

Production Staff
Produced by The Theatre Guild, Richard Meyers and Julius Fleischmann
Written by Ruth Ford and William Faulkner; Adapted from the novel by William Faulkner
Staged by Tony Richardson
Scenic Design by Motley; Costume Design by Motley; Lighting Design by Motley; American production supervised and lighted by Marvin Reiss
General Manager: Charles Mooney
Stage Manager: John Cornell and Alan North
Press Representative: Nat Dorfman, Irvin Dorfman, Jane Randall and Anne Sloper
John Dorman
Mr. Tubbs
Christian Flanders
Ruth Ford
Mrs. Gowan Stevens
née Temple Drake
House Jameson
Scott McKay
Gowan Stevens
Bertice Reading
Nancy Mannigoe
Zachary Scott
Gavin Stevens
Understudies: Christian Flanders (Gowan Stevens), Carol Gustafson (Mrs. Gowan Stevens), House Jameson (Gavin Stevens), Alan North (Governor, Mr. Tubbs, Pete) and Royce Wallace (Nancy Mannigoe)
Tony Award®
1959 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Bertice Reading