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Requiem for a Heavyweight   

Martin Beck Theatre, (3/07/1985 - 3/09/1985)
First Preview: Feb 28, 1985 Total Previews: 8
Opening Date: Mar 07, 1985    
Closing Date: Mar 09, 1985 Total Performances: 3

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York City. 1956.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (under the direction of Richard G. Wolff, President)
Produced by Zev Bufman, Ken Butler, Walter Barnett and Ivan Bloch; Produced in association with Jujamcyn Theaters (under the direction of Richard G. Wolff, President); Associate Producer: Jay M. Coggan
Originally produced by The Long Wharf Theatre (M. Edgar Rosenblum, Executive Director; Arvin Brown, Artistic Director)
Written by Rod Serling; Incidental music by Tom Fay
Directed by Arvin Brown
Scenic Design by Marjorie Bradley Kellogg; Costume Design by Bill Walker; Lighting Design by Ron Wallace; Mr. Lithgow's Make-Up Prosthesis by Tom Burdman; Wig Design by Paul Huntley
General Manager: Theatre Now, Inc.; Company Manager: Rob Wallner and Helen V. Meyer
Production Stage Manager: James Harker; Stage Manager: Tracy B. Cohen; Production Supervisor: Jeremiah J. Harris
Special Effects by Brent Evans
Casting: Deborah Brown; Fight direction by B. H. Barry; General Press Representative: Susan L. Schulman; Press Representative: Ted Killmer; Photographer: Ray Fisher; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne / Fisher
John LithgowHarlan "Mountain" McClintock
George SegalMaish Resnick
Maria TucciGrace Miller
David ProvalArmy Hakes
Cosmo F. AllegrettiPerelli
John CapodiceFighter
Kevin CarriganPoliceman
The Kid
Dominic ChianeseMax Greeny
Joyce EbertGolda
Kit FlanaganFan
Daniel F. KeyesDoctor
John C. McGinleyPacky the Counterman
John C. MoskoffCharlie
Herbert RubensFighter
Mike StarrMorrell
Eugene TroobnickLeo "The Lion Hearted" Loomis
Ellis "Skeeter" WilliamsFighter
Understudies: John Capodice (Charlie), Lanny Flaherty (Harlan "Mountain" McClintock), Kit Flanagan (Golda, Grace Miller), John C. McGinley (Morrell, The Kid), John C. Moskoff (Maish Resnick), Steven J. Parris (Doctor, Fighter, Packy the Counterman, Photographer), Herbert Rubens (Leo "The Lion Hearted" Loomis, Max Greeny, Perelli) and Ellis "Skeeter" Williams (Army Hakes)
Tony Award®
 1985 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 
  John Lithgow
Drama Desk Award
winner 1985 Outstanding Actor in a Play [winner] 
  John Lithgow
 1985 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play [nominee] 
  David Proval
 1985 Outstanding Lighting Design [nominee] 
  Ron Wallace
 1985 Outstanding Set Design [nominee] 
 Scenic Design by Marjorie Bradley Kellogg