PlayComedy Romantic ComedyRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 29, 1985
Closing Date
Jul 21, 1985
1st Preview
Apr 16, 1985
1st Preview
Apr 16, 1985
PlayComedy Romantic ComedyRevivalBroadway


Brooks Atkinson Theatre
(Apr 29, 1985 - Jul 21, 1985)

A play in three acts

William Tatham's house in Mayfair and Grenham Court.

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Written by Frederick Lonsdale; Incidental music by David Firman; Incidental music arranged by David Firman
Directed by Clifford Williams
Scenic Design by Finlay James; Costume Design by Judith Bland; Lighting Design by Natasha Katz; Sound Design by Jan Nebozenko; Miss Colbert's Scene One Costume Designed by Tracy Mills; Hair Design by David H. Lawrence; Wig Design by Paul Huntley
General Manager: Kingwill & Goossen, Inc.; Assistant Co. Mgr: Susan Sampliner
Production Stage Manager: Warren Crane; Stage Manager: William Weaver; Assistant Stage Mgr: David Silber
Casting: Hughes / Moss Casting; General Press Representative: Solters / Roskin / Friedman, Inc., Joshua Ellis, Cindy Valk, Adrian Bryan-Brown and Keith Sherman; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Production Photographer (New York): Martha Swope; Production Photographer (London): Zoë Dominic
Hon. William Tatham
Lady Frinton
Lord Grenham
Hon. Mrs. W. Tatham
Reverend Ernest Lynton
Angela Lynton
Martin Steele
Kitty Lake
John Willocks
Arthur Wells
Standby: Betty Low (Lady Frinton, Angela Lynton)
Understudies: George Ede (Reverend Ernest Lynton), John Patrick Hurley (John Willocks), Sybil Lines (Hon. Mrs. W. Tatham, Kitty Lake), Peter Pagan (Lord Grenham), David Silber (Morton, Roberts, Arthur Wells, Martin Steele) and Steven Sutherland (Hon. William Tatham)

Drama Desk Award


Outstanding Actress in a Play

1985 Nominee
Lynn Redgrave

Outstanding Revival

1985 Nominee
Produced by Douglas Urbanski , Karl Allison , Bryan Bantry and James M. Nederlander ; Produced in association with Duncan C. Weldon , Paul Gregg , Lionel Becker and Jerome Minskoff
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.

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