Opening Date
Dec 07, 1983
Closing Date
Feb 05, 1984
1st Preview
Nov 18, 1983
1st Preview
Nov 18, 1983


Circle in the Square Theatre
(Dec 07, 1983 - Feb 05, 1984)

A play in three acts

The house of Captain Shotover situated in the hilly country on the north edge of Sussex, England. 1914.

Written by George Bernard Shaw
Directed by Anthony Page
Scenic Design by Marjorie Bradley Kellogg; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Paul Gallo; Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Set Decoration by L. David Smith
Company Manager: William Conn
Production Stage Manager: Michael F. Ritchie; Stage Manager: Ted William Sowa
Fight Staging by B. H. Barry; Circle in the Square Public Relations Director: Merle Debuskey; Circle in the Square Press Representative: David Roggensack; Casting: Pulvino & Howard, Ltd.
Boss Mangan
Hesione Hushabye
Captain Shotover
Ellie Dunn
Lady Utterword
Hector Hushabye
Nurse Guinness
Randall Utterword
Mazzini Dunn
Standby: Jeff David (Boss Mangan, Hector Hushabye, Randall Utterword)
Understudies: Glynis Bell (Ariadne Utterword, Hesione Hushabye, Nurse Guinness), Maia Danziger (Ellie Dunn) and Robert Dale Martin (Captain Shotover, Mazzini Dunn)

Tony Award®


Best Actor in Play

1984 Nominee
Rex Harrison

Best Actress in a Play

1984 Nominee
Rosemary Harris

Best Featured Actor in a Play

1984 Nominee
Philip Bosco

Best Featured Actress in a Play

1984 Nominee
Dana Ivey

Best Costume Design

1984 Nominee
Costume Design by Jane Greenwood

Drama Desk Award


Outstanding Actor in a Play

1984 Nominee
Rex Harrison

Outstanding Actress in a Play

1984 Nominee
Rosemary Harris

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play

1984 Nominee
Amy Irving
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.

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