Opening Date
Dec 19, 2002
Closing Date
Jan 26, 2003
1st Preview
Nov 23, 2002
1st Preview
Nov 23, 2002


Vivian Beaumont Theatre
(Dec 19, 2002 - Jan 26, 2003)

A play in three acts

Nov 1932. Upstairs sitting room in the NY house of Mr. & Mrs. Jordan; Mr. Jordan's office; the home of the Packards; Larry Renault's apt. in the Hotel Versailles; Dr. Talbot's office; Butler's pantry in the home of the Jordans; the Jordan drawing room.

Written by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber; Original music by Robert Waldman
Directed by Gerald Gutierrez
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Catherine Zuber; Lighting Design by David Weiner; Sound Design by Aural Fixation; Associate Scenic Design: Eric Renschler; Assistant to the Scenic Designer: Robert Jay Braun; Assistant Costume Design: David Newell; Assistant to the Costume Designer: Michel Slubicki; Assistant Lighting Design: Chris Akins; Assistant Sound Design: Tony Smolenski IV; Make-up Consultant: Angelina Avallone; Hair Supervisor and wigs designed by Lazaro Arencibia
LCT General Manager: Adam Siegel; Company Manager: Gillian Roth; Assistant Co. Mgr: Josh Lowenthal
Production Stage Manager: Karen Armstrong; LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Adam John Hunter and Claudia Lynch
LCT General Press Agent: Philip Rinaldi; LCT Casting Director: Daniel Swee; Advertising: rave!; Animal Trainer: William Berloni; LCT Director of Marketing & Special Projects: Thomas Cott; LCT Director of Development: Hattie K. Jutagir; Poster art for DINNER AT EIGHT by James McMullan; Videographer: Frank Basile; Video Services: Fresh Produce Productions; Assistant to the Director: Arin Arbus; Photographer: Joan Marcus; LCT Dramaturg: Anne Cattaneo
Lucy Talbot
the Bellboy
Dan Packard
Dr. J. Wayne Talbot
Millicent Jordan
Max Kane
Larry Renault
Mr. Hatfield
Miss Alden
The Waiter
Joe Stengel
Miss Copeland
Hattie Loomis
Oliver Jordan
Ed Loomis
Marian Seldes
Replaced Dorothy Loudon in previews
Carlotta Vance
Dec 03, 2002 - Jan 26, 2003
Mrs. Wendel
Kitty Packard
Paula Jordan
Mr. Fitch
Understudies: Rhys Coiro (Musician), Julian Gamble (Dan Packard, The Waiter, Ed Loomis), Natalie Griffith (Kitty Packard, Tina, Miss Alden), Joseph Kamal (Ricci, Eddie, Max Kane), Karl Kenzler (Gustave), Mark La Mura (Dr. J. Wayne Talbot, Larry Renault, Mr. Hatfield), Anne Lange (Millicent Jordan), Philip LeStrange (Oliver Jordan, Joe Stengel), Charlotte Maier (Lucy Talbot, Hattie Loomis), Deborah Mayo (Mrs. Wendel), Christy Pusz (Dora, Paula Jordan, Tina), Sloane Shelton (Carlotta Vance) and Sherry Skinker (Millicent Jordan, Miss Copeland, Miss Alden, Mrs. Wendel)

Vivian Beaumont Theatre (Dec 19, 2002 - Jan 26, 2003)


Dorothy Loudon
Replaced due to medical reasons
Carlotta Vance
Nov 23, 2002 - Nov 23, 2002
Was replaced in previews
Carlotta Vance
Nov 26, 2002 - Dec 01, 2002

Tony Award®


Best Featured Actress in a Play


Best Scenic Design

2003 Nominee
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty

Best Costume Design

2003 Nominee
Costume Design by Catherine Zuber

Drama Desk Award


Outstanding Set Design of a Play

2003 Winner
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty

Outstanding Costume Design

2003 Nominee
Costume Design by Catherine Zuber
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.

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