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This production was composed of the following shows:

Broadhurst Theatre, (11/14/1971 - 1/03/1972)
Plymouth Theatre, (1/05/1972 - 7/23/1972)
First Preview: Nov 09, 1971 Total Previews: 7
Opening Date: Nov 14, 1971    
Closing Date: Jul 23, 1972 Total Performances: 289

Category: Play, One Act, Original, Broadway
Setting: A kitchen on the outskirts of a major city. 9am the day before Thanksgiving.
Comments: "Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined." -- Alexander Pope, MORAL ESSAYS (1773)



Emily

Category: Play, One Act, Comedy, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian; General Press Representative: Harvey Sabinson and Lee Solters; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada ThompsonEmily
Nicolas CosterFrank
Standby: Rod Colbin (Frank) and Bobo Lewis (Emily)

Celia

Category: Play, One Act, Comedy, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey Sabinson; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada ThompsonCelia
Conrad BainSwede
Simon OaklandPhil
Standby: Rod Colbin (Phil, Swede) and Bobo Lewis (Celia)

Dorothy

Category: Play, One Act, Comedy, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey Sabinson; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada ThompsonDorothy
A. Larry HainesLou
Walter KlavunNed
Standby: Rod Colbin (Lou), Bobo Lewis (Dorothy) and Jon Richards (Ned)

Ma

Category: Play, One Act, Comedy, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Frederick Brisson; Produced in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
Written by George Furth; Incidental music by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Sara Brook; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Hair Design by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano and Fred Hebert
General Manager: Ben Rosenberg; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ned Farster
Assistant to the Director: Larry Cohen
General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey Sabinson; Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine; Assistant to the Producer: Fred Hebert; Production Assistant: Bob Avian and Michael Bennett; Advertising: Ingram Ash
Cast
Sada ThompsonMa
MacIntyre DixonPriest
Robert DonleyPa
Standby: Bobo Lewis (Ma) and Jon Richards (Pa)
Understudies: Ned Farster (Priest)
Tony Award®
winner 1972 Best Actress in a Play [winner] 
  Sada Thompson
Drama Desk Award
winner 1972 Outstanding Performance [winner] 
 Performer: Sada Thompson