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Royale Theatre, (5/25/1964 - 9/01/1964)
Winthrop Ames Theatre, (9/03/1964 - 3/21/1965)
Helen Hayes Theatre, (3/23/1965 - 12/18/1965)
Henry Miller's Theatre, (12/22/1965 - 2/26/1966)
Belasco Theatre, (3/01/1966 - 5/21/1966)
First Preview: May 18, 1964 Total Previews:
Opening Date: May 25, 1964    
Closing Date: May 21, 1966 Total Performances: 832

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: A middle class apartment. May, 1946.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Edgar Lansbury
Written by Frank D. Gilroy
Directed by Ulu Grosbard
Scenic Design by Edgar Lansbury; Costume Design by Donald Foote; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher
General Manager: Joseph Beruh
Production Stage Manager: Paul Leaf
General Press Representative: Max Eisen; Press Representative: Jeanne Gibson Merrick
Jack Albertson
John Cleary
Irene Dailey
Nettie Cleary
Martin Sheen
Timmy Cleary
Understudies: Matt Clark (Timmy Cleary), Peg Murray (Nettie Cleary) and Joseph Sullivan (John Cleary)
Tony Award®
winner 1965 Best Play [winner]
Written by Frank D. Gilroy; Produced by Edgar Lansbury
winner 1965 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner]
Jack Albertson
1965 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Martin Sheen
1965 Best Direction of a Play [nominee]
Ulu Grosbard
1965 Best Author (Play) [nominee]
Written by Frank D. Gilroy
Pulitzer Prize
winner 1965 for Drama [winner]
Written by Frank D. Gilroy