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Vivian Beaumont Theatre , (12/16/2004 - 1/23/2005)
First Preview:Nov 26, 2004 Total Previews:23
Opening Date:Dec 16, 2004   
Closing Date:Jan 23, 2005 Total Performances:45

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: 1775. Bath, England.
Comments: Music recorded at Scott Lehrer Studios.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
Produced by Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
Written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan; Original Music by Robert Waldman
Directed by Mark Lamos; Choreographed by Seán Curran; Assistant Director: Evan Cabnet
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Jess Goldstein; Lighting Design by Peter Kaczorowski; Sound Design by Scott Stauffer; Associate Scenic Design: Eric Renschler; Assistant Scenic Design: Yoshi Tanokura; Assistant Costume Design: Anne Kenney; Associate Lighting Design: Mick Smith; Assistant Lighting Design: Chris Akins; Associate Sound Design: Josh Bender-Dubiel; Wig Design by Charles LaPointe; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone
LCT General Manager: Adam Siegel; Company Manager: Matthew Markoff; Associate Co. Mgr: Josh Lowenthal
Stage Manager: Michael McGoff; LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Claudia Lynch
Violin: Belinda Whitney (Studio Musician); Cello: Richard Locker (Studio Musician); Flute: Brian Miller (Studio Musician); Oboe: Lynne Cohen (Studio Musician); Trumpet: Wayne duMaine (Studio Musician); French Horn: Theresa MacDonnell (Studio Musician); Harpsichord: Joe Thaikin (Studio Musician); Music Contractor: John Miller
LCT Casting Director: Daniel Swee; LCT Dramaturg: Anne Cattaneo; LCT Director of Development: Hattie K. Jutagir; LCT Director of Marketing: Andrew Flatt; LCT General Press Agent: Philip Rinaldi and Serino Coyne, Inc.; Dance Captain: Sarah Zimmerman; Dialect Coach: Elizabeth A. Smith; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Emily Bergl Lydia Lanquish
Richard Easton Sir Anthony Absolute
Herb Foster Thomas
David Furr Footman
Malcolm Ingram Footman
Dana Ivey Mrs. Malaprop
Aunt to Lydia
Matt Letscher Captain Jack Absolute
Anthony's son
David Manis David
servant to Acres
Brian Murray Sir Lucius O'Trigger
Keira Naughton Lucy
maid to Lydia
Carrie Preston Julia
Jeremy Shamos Bob Acres
Jim Stanek Footman
Jim True-Frost Faulkland
James Urbaniak Fag
servant to Absolute
P. J. Verhoest Boy
David Christopher Wells Footman
Understudies: Barbara Caruso (Mrs. Malaprop), David Furr (Boy, Captain Jack Absolute, Footman), Malcolm Ingram (Sir Anthony Absolute, Sir Lucius O'Trigger, Thomas), David Manis (Sir Lucius O'Trigger), Laura Odeh (Boy, Footman, Julia, Lucy), Jim Stanek (Bob Acres, David, Fag), David Christopher Wells (Fag, Faulkland) and Sarah Zimmerman (Footman, Lucy, Lydia Lanquish)
Tony Award®
 2005 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Dana Ivey
winner 2005 Best Costume Design of a Play [winner]
Costume Design by Jess Goldstein