PlayOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Nov 05, 1995
Closing Date
Jun 29, 1997
1st Preview
Oct 26, 1995
1st Preview
Oct 26, 1995
Previews
12
Performances
598
PlayOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
John Golden Theatre
(Nov 05, 1995 - Jun 29, 1997)

Setting
A Master Class with Maria Callas at the John Golden Theatre

Written by Terrence McNally; "Nel di della vittoria... Vieni! t'affretta!" (from "Macbeth") by Giuseppe Verdi; "Recondita armonia" (from "Tosca") by Giacomo Puccini; "Oh! Se una volta sola... Ah! non credea mirarti" (from "La Sonnambula") by Vincenzo Bellini
Directed by Leonard Foglia
Scenic Design by Michael McGarty; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Brian MacDevitt; Sound Design by Jon Gottlieb; Hair Design by Paul Huntley; Projection Design by Eriksson Design, Inc.; Assistant Costume Design: Aaron Kung; Assistant Lighting Design: Jean-Paul Szczepanski; Assistant Sound Design: Marc Salzberg
General Manager: Stuart Thompson Productions; Company Manager: Bruce Klinger
Production Stage Manager: Dianne Trulock; Technical Supervisor: Aurora Productions
Musical Supervisor: David Loud
Press Representative: Bill Evans & Associates; Casting: Alan Filderman; Advertising: LeDonne, Wilner, & Weiner, Inc.; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Originally commissioned by The Circle Repertory Company
Maria Callas
Oct 26, 1995 - Jun 30, 1996
Sharon
Sharon Graham
Oct 26, 1995 - Jun 30, 1996
Sophie
Sophie De Palma
Oct 26, 1995 - Jun 30, 1996
Stagehand
Manny
Oct 26, 1995 - Jun 30, 1996
Tony
Anthony Candolino
Oct 26, 1995 - Apr 13, 1997
Understudies: Lorraine Goodman (Sophie, Sharon), Gary Green (Manny) and Matthew Walley (Stagehand, Tony)

John Golden Theatre (Nov 05, 1995 - Jun 29, 1997)

Production Stage Manager: William Joseph Barnes

Cast

Maria Callas
Jan 31, 1997 - Jun 29, 1997
Stagehand
Sophie
Sophie De Palma
Sharon
Sharon Graham
Maria Callas
Jul 02, 1996 - Jan 29, 1997
Sharon
Sharon Graham
Tony
Anthony Candolino
Understudy: Helen Goldsby (Sharon)

Tony Award®

Best Play

1996 Winner
Written by Terrence McNally
Produced by Robert Whitehead, Lewis Allen and Spring Sirkin

Best Actress in a Play

1996 Winner
Zoe Caldwell

Best Featured Actress in a Play

1996 Winner
Audra McDonald

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Play

1996 Winner
Produced by Robert Whitehead, Lewis Allen and Spring Sirkin
Written by Terrence McNally

Outstanding Actress in a Play

1996 Winner
Zoe Caldwell

Theatre World

Award

1996 Recipient
Karen Kay Cody
Season:
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.
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