PlayHistoryRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Jun 14, 1979
Closing Date
Jul 15, 1979
1st Preview
May 10, 1979
1st Preview
May 10, 1979
Previews
25
Performances
33
PlayHistoryRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Cort Theatre
(Jun 14, 1979 - Jul 15, 1979)

Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Charles Gross
Directed by David Wheeler
Scenic Design by Tony Straiges; Costume Design by Jeanne Button; Lighting Design by Thomas Skelton; Hair Design by Steve Atha; Wig Design by Bob Kelly
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss; Company Manager: Mary Ellyn Devery; Management Associate: Gary Gunas and Eric Angelson
Production Supervisor: Porter Van Zandt; Production Stage Manager: Nicholas Russiyan; Stage Manager: Bigelow Green
General Press Representative: Max Eisen; Press Representative: Robert Ganshaw; Diction Coach: Dr. Julia Cummings Wing; Fight direction by Jake Turner
Richard, Duke of Gloucester, afterwards Richard III
brother to the King
Lady Anne
widow of Edward, son to King Henry VI; afterward married to Richard
Henry Tudor
Earl of Richmond, afterwards King Henry VII
First Murderer
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Lord Stanley
Earl of Derby
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Thomas Rotherham
Archbishop of York
 
Sir John
a Priest
 
Sir James Tyrrel
 
Sir William Brandon
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Lord Grey
son to Queen Elizabeth by her first marriage to John Grey
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
 
Captain
Edward, Prince of Wales, afterwards Edward V
son to the King
Sir William Catesby
Laura Harrington
Broadway debut
Lady Margaret Plantagenet
daughter of Clarence
 
Mistress Jane Shore
George, Duke of Clarence
brother to the King
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Lord Mayor of London
 
John Morton
Bishop of Ely
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Anthony Woodville, Earl Rivers
brother to Queen Elizabeth
 
John Howard
Duke of Norfolk
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
King Edward the Fourth
 
Second Priest, Friar Penker
 
Thomas Howard
Earl of Surrey
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Sir Thomas Vaughan
cousin to Queen Elizabeth
 
Sir William Lovel
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Henry Stafford
Duke of Buckingham
Duchess of York
mother to Edward IV, Gloucester and Clarence
Sir Richard Ratcliffe
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Richard, Duke of York
younger son to the King
Elizabeth
Queen to Edward IV
Lord Hastings
Lord Chamberlain to Edward IV
Bruce Waite
Broadway debut
Sir James Blunt
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Sir Robert Brackenbury
Lieutenant of the Tower
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Second Murderer
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Marquis of Dorset
son to Queen Elizabeth by her first marriege to John Grey
 
Messenger
 
Alderman, Bearer, Citizen, Lord, Soldier
Standby: Nada Rowand (Elizabeth, Duchess of York)
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