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The Father   

 
Criterion Center Stage Right, (1/11/1996 - 2/18/1996)
First Preview: Dec 14, 1995 Total Previews: 30
Opening Date: Jan 11, 1996    
Closing Date: Feb 18, 1996 Total Performances: 52

Category: Play, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The Captain's house in a remote Swedish province.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by B. S. Moss Enterprises (Charles B. Moss, Jr., Executive Director)
Produced by The Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director; Ellen Richard: General Manager; Gene Feist: Founding Director)
Written by August Strindberg; Book adapted by Richard Nelson
Directed by Clifford Williams
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz; Lighting Design by Kenneth Posner; Sound Design by John Gromada
Company Manager: Denys Baker
Production Stage Manager: Jay Adler; Technical Director: Michael Curry; Stage Manager: Charles Kindl
Casting: Pat McCorkle; Roundabout Director of Development and Public Affairs: Julia C. Levy; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Director of Marketing: David B. Steffen; Roundabout Artistic Associate: Jim Carnahan; Advertising: Nappi / Eliran / Murphy, Ltd.
Cast
Frank LangellaThe Cavalry Captain
Tom BeckettDoctor Östermark
Angela BettisBertha
the Captain's daughter
Ivar BroggerThe Pastor
Laura's brother
Irene DaileyOld Margaret
Garret DillahuntNöjd
a soldier
Gail StricklandLaura
the Captain's wife
William VerderberOrderly
Understudies: Jonathan Bray (Doctor Östermark, Nöjd, The Doctor), Kyle Fabel (Nöjd, Orderly), Stephanie A. Jones (Bertha) and William Verderber (The Cavalry Captain, The Pastor)
Drama Desk Award
winner 1996 Outstanding Actor in a Play [winner] 
  Frank Langella