PlayRomantic ComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
May 01, 1990
Closing Date
May 19, 1991
1st Preview
Apr 29, 1990
1st Preview
Apr 29, 1990
Previews
8
Performances
440
PlayRomantic ComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Helen Hayes Theatre
(May 01, 1990 - May 19, 1991)

Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Markinson and Donald Tick
Written by Craig Lucas
Directed by Norman René
Scenic Design by Loy Arcenas; Costume Design by Walker Hicklin; Lighting Design by Debra J. Kletter; Sound Design by Scott Lehrer; Hair and Wig Design by Bobby H. Grayson; Assistant Lighting Design: Susan A. White
General Manager: David, Strong, Warner, Inc.; Company Manager: Douglas C. Baker
Production Stage Manager: James Harker; Stage Manager: M. A. Howard
Assistant to Craig Lucas: Ben Pesner; General Press Representative: The Joshua Ellis Office; Press Consultant: Gary Murphy; Advertising: LeDonne & Wilner; Logo Design by Doug Johnson; Casting Consultant: LaPadura-Hart; Photographer: Gerry Goodstein and Bob Marshak; Press Representative: Adrian Bryan-Brown
Peter
Apr 29, 1990 - Oct 14, 1990
Rita
Apr 29, 1990 - Oct 25, 1990
Old Man
Apr 29, 1990 - Jan 17, 1991
Minister
 
Party Guest
 
Barfly
 
Wedding Guest
 
Vacationer
Dr. Boyle
 
Jamaican Waiter
Party Guest
 
Barfly
 
Wedding Guest
 
Vacationer
Taylor
Apr 29, 1990 - Oct 14, 1990
Party Guest
 
Barfly
 
Wedding Guest
 
Vacationer
Mrs. Boyle
 
Party Guest
 
Barfly
 
Wedding Guest
 
Vacationer
Aunt Dorothy
 
Leah
Understudies: Brian Cousins (Taylor, Peter), Cynthia Darlow (Mrs. Boyle, Leah, Aunt Dorothy), John Dossett (Peter), Kimberly Dudwitt (Rita), Susan Gabriel (Rita, Aunt Dorothy, Leah), Ron Parady (Dr. Boyle, Minister, Uncle Fred, Old Man), Wyman Pendleton (Old Man, Uncle Fred, Minister), Michael Warren Powell (Dr. Boyle), Joyce Reehling (Mrs. Boyle) and Monté Russell (Tom, Jamaican Waiter, Minister)

Helen Hayes Theatre (May 01, 1990 - May 19, 1991)

Company Manager: Marcia Goldberg (Jul 03, 1990 - May 19, 1991)

Cast

Rita
Oct 26, 1990 - ?
Aunt Dorothy
 
Leah
Peter
Oct 16, 1990 - Mar 15, 1991
Party Guest
 
Barfly
 
Wedding Guest
 
Vacationer
Peter
Mar 16, 1991 - May 19, 1991
Aunt Dorothy
 
Leah
Party Guest
 
Barfly
 
Wedding Guest
 
Vacationer
Dr. Boyle
Old Man
Jan 18, 1991 - May 19, 1991
 
Jamaican Waiter
 
Jamaican Waiter
Taylor
Oct 16, 1990 - May 19, 1991
Mrs. Boyle
Understudies: Craig Bockhorn (Taylor), Leon Addison Brown (Tom, Jamaican Waiter, Minister), Nick Gregory (Peter, Taylor), Theodore Sorel (Dr. Boyle, Minister, Uncle Fred, Old Man) and Tom Verica (Peter)

Tony Award®

 

Best Play

1990 Nominee
Written by Craig Lucas
Produced by Christopher Gould, Suzanne Golden and Dodger Productions
 

Best Actress in a Play

1990 Nominee
Mary-Louise Parker

Pulitzer Prize

 

for Drama

1991 Nominee
Written by Craig Lucas

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding New Play

1990 Nominee
Produced by Christopher Gould, Suzanne Golden and Dodger Productions
Written by Craig Lucas
 

Outstanding Actress in a Play

1990 Nominee
Mary-Louise Parker
 

Outstanding Director of a Play

1990 Nominee
Directed by Norman René

Theatre World

Award

1990 Recipient
Mary-Louise Parker
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