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Brighton Beach Memoirs   

Alvin Theatre, (3/27/1983 - 2/24/1985)
46th Street Theatre, (2/26/1985 - 5/11/1986)
First Preview: Mar 22, 1983 Total Previews: 7
Opening Date: Mar 27, 1983    
Closing Date: May 11, 1986 Total Performances: 1299

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, New York. September, 1937.
Comments: The Alvin Theatre was renamed the Neil Simon on Wed., June 23, 1983.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Emanuel Azenberg, Wayne M. Rogers and Radio City Music Hall Productions; Produced in association with Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre (Robert Fryer, Artistic Director)
Written by Neil Simon
Directed by Gene Saks
Sound Consultant: Bill Hennigh; Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Patricia Zipprodt; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser; Assistant to Mr. Mitchell: Steve Saklad; Assistant to Ms. Zipprodt: Richard Hornung; Assistant to Ms. Musser: Kirk Bookman
General Manager: Jose Véga; Company Manager: Maria Anderson; Assistant Co. Mgr: Jane Robinson
Stage Manager: Martin Herzer and Barbara-Mae Phillips; Technical Supervisor: Theatrical Services, Inc.
Photographer: Jay Thompson Visuals; New York Casting: Marilyn Szatmary and Jane E. Cooper; California Casting: Hank McCann; General Press Representative: Bill Evans; Press Associate: Sandra Manley; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi and Mark Schoenfeld; Literary Manager: Ginger Montel; Management Assistant: Karen Azenberg, Cathy Wilson, Dan Gilroy and Edson Scudder; Assistant to the Producer: Leslie Butler; Assistant to the Director: Jane E. Cooper
Cast
Matthew Broderick
Eugene Jerome
Elizabeth Franz
Kate Jerome
Peter Michael Goetz
Jack Jerome
Mandy Ingber
Broadway debut
Laurie Morton
Željko Ivanek
Stanley Jerome
Jodi Thelen
Nora Morton
Joyce Van Patten
Blanche Morton
Standby: J. Patrick Breen (Stanley Jerome), Timothy Busfield (Eugene Jerome, Stanley Jerome), Stefan Gierasch (Jack Jerome), Donna Haley (Blanche Morton, Kate Jerome), Robin Morse (Nora Morton) and Pamela Segall (Laurie Morton)
Tony Award®
winner 1983 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner]
Matthew Broderick
1983 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Željko Ivanek
1983 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Elizabeth Franz
winner 1983 Best Direction of a Play [winner]
Gene Saks
Drama Desk Award
1983 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee]
Matthew Broderick
Theatre World
winner 1983 Award [recipient]
Matthew Broderick