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The Waltz of the Toreadors   

Coronet Theatre, (1/17/1957 - 5/11/1957)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 17, 1957    
Closing Date: May 11, 1957 Total Performances: 132

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in three acts and five scenes
Setting: The Home of General Saint Pe in France, about 1910.


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by City Playhouses, Inc. (Louis A. Lotito, President)
Produced by The Producers Theatre and Robert Whitehead
Written by Jean Anouilh; English Version by Lucienne Hill; Incidental music by John Hotchkis
Directed by Harold Clurman
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards
Managing Director for the Coronet Theatre: Louis A. Lotito; General Manager: Oscar Olesen; Company Manager: Harold Kusell
Production Stage Manager: Frederic de Wilde
General Press Representative for The Producers Theatre: Barry Hyams; Press Representative: Abner D. Klipstein; Casting: Terry Fay; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Cast
John Abbott
Doctor Bonfant
Frieda Altman
First Maid
Sudie Bond
Estelle
General St. Pé's Daughter
Mary Grace Canfield
Sidonia
General St. Pé's Daughter
Meriel Forbes
Mlle. de St.-Euverte
William Hansen
Father Ambrose
Louise Kirtland
Mme. DuPont-Fredaine
Mildred Natwick
Mme. St. Pé
Ralph Richardson
General St. Pé
Helen Seamon
New Maid
John Stewart
Gaston
General St. Pé's Secretary
Tony Award®
1957 Best Play [nominee]
Written by Jean Anouilh; English Version by Lucienne Hill; Produced by The Producers Theatre and Robert Whitehead
1957 Best Actor in Play [nominee]
Ralph Richardson
1957 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Mildred Natwick
1957 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Ben Edwards
1957 Best Direction [nominee]
Harold Clurman