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Martin Beck Theatre , (4/13/1983 - 5/15/1983)
First Preview:Apr 02, 1983 Total Previews:11
Opening Date:Apr 13, 1983   
Closing Date:May 15, 1983 Total Performances:38

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway

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Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (under the direction of Richard G. Wolff, President)
Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President), Elizabeth I. McCann, Nelle Nugent, ABC Video Enterprises, Inc., Roger S. Berlind, Rhoda R. Herrick, Jujamcyn Theaters (under the direction of Richard G. Wolff, President), MGM / UA Home Entertainment Group, Inc. and Mutual Benefit Productions; Produced by arrangement with The Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Originally produced by The Royal Shakespeare Company (Trevor Nunn and Terry Hands, Joint Artistic Directors)
Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Guy Woolfenden; Incidental music arranged by Guy Woolfenden; Musical Director: Donald Johnston
Directed by Trevor Nunn; Dances by Geraldine Stephenson
Scenic Design by John Gunter; American settings designed in association with John Kasarda; Costume Design by Linda Fisher; Costumes after original designs by Lindy Hemming; Lighting Design by Beverly Emmons; Lighting after original designs by Robert Bryan; Sound Supervision by T. Richard Fitzgerald
General Manager: McCann & Nugent Productions, Inc.; Company Manager: Jane Tamlyn and Steven Suskin
Production Stage Manager: Janet Beroza; Stage Manager: Jane Tamlyn; Deputy Stage Manager: Vikki Heywood; Assistant Stage Mgr: Simon Dodson
Music Contractor: Mel Rodnon
General Press Representative: Solters / Roskin / Friedman, Inc.; Production Coordinator: Mary T. Nealon; Marketing Assistant: James C. Ezzes; Logo and Playbill Cover Art Design: Ginni Moo Young; Photographer: Nobby Clark; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi
Roger Allam Morgan
a soldier
Vivienne Argent Maid
Robert Eddison Lord Lafeu
John Franklyn-Robbins The King of France
Philip Franks Bertram
the Countess' son
Noelyn George Maid
Tom Hunsinger Gentleman and suitor
Christopher Hurst Gentleman and suitor
Geoffrey Hutchings Lavache
Peter Land Captain Dumaine, the elder
John McAndrew Bertram's servant
Gentleman and suitor
David Lloyd Meredith Rynaldo
the Countess' steward
Stephen Moore Captain Parolles
Bertram's companion
Deirdra Morris Diana
the Widow's daughter
George Raistrick A Gentleman
Elizabeth Rider Maid
John Rogan The Duke of Florence
Gary Sharkey Gentleman and suitor
Susan Jane Tanner Maid
the Widow's neighbor
Simon Templeman Captain Dumain, the younger
Graham Turner Gentleman and suitor
Margaret Tyzack The Countess of Rossillion
Harriet Walter Helena
the Countess' gentlewoman
June Watts Maid
Gillian Webb Widow Capilet
Understudies: Roger Allam (Captain Parolles), Tom Hunsinger (Rynaldo), Christopher Hurst (Bertram, Captain Dumain, the younger), John McAndrew (Morgan, The Duke of Florence), Deirdra Morris (Helena), George Raistrick (The King of France), Elizabeth Rider (Diana, Violenta), John Rogan (Lord Lafeu), Gary Sharkey (A Gentleman, Captain Dumaine, the elder), Susan Jane Tanner (Mariana, Widow Capilet), Graham Turner (Bertram's servant, Lavache) and Gillian Webb (The Countess of Rossillion)
Tony Award®
 1983 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Stephen Moore
 1983 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Margaret Tyzack
 1983 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
John Gunter
 1983 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Lindy Hemming
 1983 Best Lighting Design [nominee]
Robert Bryan
 1983 Best Direction of a Play [nominee]
Trevor Nunn
 1983 Best Reproduction (Play or Musical) [nominee]
Produced by arrangement with The Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Drama Desk Award
 1983 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Stephen Moore
winner 1983 Outstanding Director of a Play [winner]
Directed by Trevor Nunn
 1983 Outstanding Set Design [nominee]
Scenic Design by John Gunter
 1983 Outstanding Revival [nominee]
Produced by arrangement with The Royal Shakespeare Theatre