PlayOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 03, 1978
Closing Date
Dec 09, 1978
1st Preview
Sep 19, 1978
1st Preview
Sep 19, 1978
Previews
17
Performances
79
PlayOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Majestic Theatre
(Oct 03, 1978 - Nov 12, 1978)
ANTA Playhouse
(Nov 14, 1978 - Dec 09, 1978)

Setting
Backstage at the U. S. Supreme Court. The imaginary now.

Directed by Edwin Sherin
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Ann Roth; Lighting Design by Roger Morgan
General Manager: Theatre Now, Inc.
Production Stage Manager: Frederic de Wilde; Stage Manager: Robert Crawley; Assistant Stage Mgr: John Stewart and Eugene Stuckmann
General Press Representative: John Springer Associates; Press Representative: Suzanne Salter and Louis Sica; Casting: Terry Fay; Advertising: Hy Jacobs and Lawrence Weiner and Associates
Judge Ruth Loomis
Associate Justice Daniel Snow
Chief Justice James Jefferson Crawford
Associate Justice Waldo Thompson
Blake
Miss Birnbaum
Associate Justice Christopher Halloran
The Marshall
Associate Justice Ambrose Quincy
Custodian
Mason Woods
Custodian
 
Photographer
Associate Justice Richard Carey
Associate Justice Josiah Clewes
Associate Justice Harold Webb
Standby: Carol Mayo Jenkins (Judge Ruth Loomis) and John Newton (Associate Justice Daniel Snow)
Understudies: Maurice Copeland (Chief Justice James Jefferson Crawford), Alexander Reed (Associate Justice Harold Webb, Blake), P. J. Sidney (Associate Justice Josiah Clewes, Nightwatchman), John Stewart (Mason Woods) and Eugene Stuckmann (The Marshall)

Tony Award®

 

Best Actress in a Play

1979 Nominee
Jane Alexander
PRODUCTIONS

More Productions by Opening Date