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Child's Play   

Royale Theatre, (2/17/1970 - 12/12/1970)
First Preview: Total Previews: 1
Opening Date: Feb 17, 1970    
Closing Date: Dec 12, 1970 Total Performances: 342

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: St. Charles' School in mid-winter. The present.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by David Merrick; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
Written by Robert Marasco
Directed by Joseph Hardy
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Sound Created by Gary Harris
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: Hugh McGauley
Production Stage Manager: Mitchell Erickson; Stage Manager: John Handy; Assistant Stage Mgr: Joseph Hill
General Press Representative: Harvey B. Sabinson and Lee Solters; Casting: Joel Thurm; Press Assistant: Sandra Manley; Assistant to the Director: Ben Gerard; Advertising: Fred Golden
Pat HingleJoseph Dobbs
Fritz WeaverJerome Malley
Ken HowardPaul Reese
Christopher DeaneMedley
Frank FioreO'Donnell
Bryant FraserCarre
Mark HallJennings
John HandyTravis
Lloyd KramerMcArdle
Peter MacLeanFather William Griffin
Ron MartinWilson
Michael McGuireFather Frank Mozian
Robbie ReedBanks
David RoundsFather George Penny
Patrick SheaShea
Understudies: Joseph Hill (Joseph Dobbs), Ron Martin (Shea), Michael McGuire (Jerome Malley) and Patrick Shea (Paul Reese)
Theatre World
winner 1970 Award [recipient] 
  David Rounds
Tony Award®
 1970 Best Play [nominee] 
 Written by Robert Marasco ;  Produced by David Merrick
winner 1970 Best Actor in Play [winner] 
  Fritz Weaver
winner 1970 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner] 
  Ken Howard
winner 1970 Best Scenic Design [winner] 
  Jo Mielziner
winner 1970 Best Lighting Design [winner] 
  Jo Mielziner
winner 1970 Best Direction of a Play [winner] 
  Joseph Hardy
Drama Desk Award
winner 1970 Outstanding Set Design [winner] 
 Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner
winner 1970 Outstanding Performance [winner] 
 Performer: Fritz Weaver
winner 1970 Outstanding Director [winner] 
 Directed by Joseph Hardy