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Trelawny of the "Wells"   

Vivian Beaumont Theatre, (10/15/1975 - 11/23/1975)
First Preview: Oct 03, 1975 Total Previews: 14
Opening Date: Oct 15, 1975    
Closing Date: Nov 23, 1975 Total Performances: 47

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in four acts
Setting: New York City around the turn of the century.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Lincoln Center Theater
Produced by The New York Shakespeare Festival (Joseph Papp, Producer); Associate Producer: Bernard Gersten
Written by Sir Arthur Wing Pinero; Incidental music by Peter Link
Directed by A. J. Antoon
Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Ian Calderon; Hair Design by J. Roy Helland
NYSF General Manager: Robert Kamlot
NYSF Production Manager: Andrew Mihok; Production Stage Manager: Louis Rackoff; Stage Manager: Richard S. Viola
Costume Supervisor: Hal George; NYSF General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey; NYSF at Lincoln Center Press Representative: Faith Geer; NYSF Casting: Rosemarie Tichler
Walter AbelVice Chancellor Sir William Gower
K. T. BaumannSarah
Tom BlankMr. Hunston
Suzanne CollinsMiss Brewster
Anita DanglerMrs. Telfer
Miss Violet Sylvester
Jerome DempseyMr. James Telfer
Merwin GoldsmithMr. Ablett
Walt GorneyCharles
Christopher HewettO'Dwyer
The Stage Manager
Mary Beth HurtMiss Rose Trelawny
Jeffrey JonesCaptain De Foenix
John LithgowMr. Ferdinand Gadd
Aline MacMahonMiss Trafalger Gower
Jerry MayerMr. Denzil
Ann McDonoughClara De Foenix
Mandy PatinkinMr. Arthur Gower
Ben SlackMr. Augustus Colpoys
Meryl StreepMiss Imogen Parrott
Michael TuckerMr. Tom Wrench
Helen VerbitMrs. Mossop
Sasha von ScherlerMiss Avonia Bunn
Understudies: Thomas Barbour (Charles, Mr. James Telfer, Vice Chancellor Sir William Gower), K. T. Baumann (Clara De Foenix), Tom Blank (Mr. Arthur Gower, Mr. Tom Wrench), Suzanne Collins (Miss Avonia Bunn, Miss Imogen Parrott, Sarah), Jeffrey Jones (Mr. Ferdinand Gadd, O'Dwyer), Jerry Mayer (Captain De Foenix, Mr. Ablett, Mr. Augustus Colpoys), Ann McDonough (Miss Rose Trelawny) and Elsa Raven (Miss Trafalger Gower, Mrs. Mossop, Mrs. Telfer)
Tony Award®
 1976 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Mary Beth Hurt
 1976 Best Scenic Design [nominee] 
  David Mitchell
 1976 Best Lighting Design [nominee] 
  Ian Calderon
Drama Desk Award
 1976 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Meryl Streep
 1976 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Theoni V. Aldredge
 1976 Outstanding Lighting Design [nominee] 
  Ian Calderon
 1976 Outstanding Revival [nominee] 
 Produced by The New York Shakespeare Festival (Joseph Papp, Producer)