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Slab Boys   

 
Playhouse Theatre , (3/07/1983 - 4/17/1983)
First Preview:Feb 18, 1983 Total Previews:19
Opening Date:Mar 07, 1983   
Closing Date:Apr 17, 1983 Total Performances:48

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Slab Room...a small, paint bespattered hold adjacent to the Design Studio at A.F. Stobo and Co. Carpet Manufacturers of Elderslie, near Paisley, Scotland. A Friday in the Winter of 1957.


Production Staff
Produced by Paramount Theatre Productions, Laura Shapiro Kramer and Roberta Weissman; Produced in association with Jay D. Kramer
Written by John Byrne
Directed by Robert Allan Ackerman
Scenic Design by Ray Recht; After designs by John Byrne and John Byrne; Lighting Design by Arden Fingerhut; Costume Design by Robert Wojewodski; Sound Creation: William Dreisbach; Wig Design by Charles LoPresto; Hair Design by Thomas Bracconeri
General Manager: Paul B. Berkowsky; Company Manager: Malcolm Allen
Production Stage Manager: Thomas Kelly; Stage Manager: Barrie Moss
General Press Representative: Jacksina and Freedman; Language Consultant: Kristin Linklater; Casting: Lois Planco and Ellen Chenoweth
Cast
Kevin Bacon Phil McCann
slab boy
Brian Benben Jack Hogg
designer
Merwin Goldsmith Willie Currie
the gaffer
Jackie Earle Haley
Broadway debut
Hector McKenzie
slab boy
Val Kilmer Alan Downie
the new boy
Beverly May Sadie
the tea lady
Sean Penn George "Spanky" Farrell
slab boy
Madeleine Potter Lucille Bentley
a sketcher
Understudies: Ron Fassler (Alan Downie, George "Spanky" Farrell, Hector McKenzie, Jack Hogg, Phil McCann), Joel Kramer (Willie Currie) and Barrie Moss (Lucille Bentley, Sadie)