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The Waltz of the Toreadors   

Coronet Theatre, (1/17/1957 - 5/11/1957)
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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
John AbbottDoctor Bonfant
Frieda AltmanFirst Maid
Sudie BondEstelle
General St. Pé's Daughter
Mary Grace CanfieldSidonia
General St. Pé's Daughter
Meriel ForbesMlle. de St.-Euverte
William HansenFather Ambrose
Louise KirtlandMme. DuPont-Fredaine
Mildred NatwickMme. St. Pé
Ralph RichardsonGeneral St. Pé
Helen SeamonNew Maid
John StewartGaston
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