IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League

Official Broadway League sites:

Quick Search For:   In This Category:  

The School for Scandal   

Majestic Theatre, (1/24/1963 - 3/16/1963)
First Preview: Jan 23, 1963 Total Previews: 2
Opening Date: Jan 24, 1963    
Closing Date: Mar 16, 1963 Total Performances: 60

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in five acts
Setting: London, 1777.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen; Produced in association with Gabriel Katzka
Originally produced by Tennent Productions Ltd.
Written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan; Music arranged by Leslie Bridgewater
Directed by John Gielgud
Scenic Design by Anthony Powell; Costume Design by Anthony Powell; Lighting Design by Ralph Alswang
General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo; Company Manager: Harold Kusell; Business Manager: Seymour Herscher
Production Stage Manager: Anthony Chardet; Assistant Stage Mgr: Stanley Lloyd and Christina Warburg
Musical Supervisor: Vincent Rifici
Production Associate: Andre Goulston; General Press Representative: David Rothenberg; Advertising: Ingram Ash; Press Assistant: Michael Alpert
John Gielgud
Joseph Surface
Ralph Richardson
Sir Peter Teazle
Richard Easton
Charles Surface
Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies
Mrs. Candour
Meriel Forbes
Lady Sneerwell
Malcolm Keen
Geraldine McEwan
Lady Teazle
Laurence Naismith
Sir Oliver Surface
Peter Barkworth
Sir Benjamin Backbite
Betty Bowden
Lady Teazle's Maid
Dillon Evans
Martin Friend
Howard Goorney
Pinkie Johnstone
Michael Kent
Joseph's Servant
Jonathan Newth
Charles Lloyd Pack
Mr. Crabtree
Donald Pickering
Sir Harry Bumper
Tony Award®
1963 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Anthony Powell
winner 1963 Best Costume Design [winner]
Anthony Powell
1963 Best Direction of a Play [nominee]
John Gielgud