Opening Date
Feb 21, 1985
Closing Date
May 05, 1985
1st Preview
Feb 14, 1985
1st Preview
Feb 14, 1985


Nederlander Theatre
(Feb 21, 1985 - May 05, 1985)

A play in nine acts

Library of the Leeds' home in a small university town of New England; the Evans' homestead; a small house Evans has rented in a suburb near New York; a terrace on the Evans' Long Island estate.

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization
Written by Eugene O'Neill; Incidental music by Benedict Mason
Directed by Keith Hack
Scenic Design by Voytek and Michael Levine; Costume Design by Deirdre Clancy; Lighting Design by Allen Lee Hughes; Sound Design by Valerie Spradling
General Manager: Kingwill & Goossen, Inc.; Company Manager: Leonard A. Mulhern; Assistant Gen. Mgr: Susan Sampliner and Lora Wiley; Assistant Co. Mgr: Paul Matwiow
Production Stage Manager: Jane E. Neufeld; Stage Manager: Wm. Hare
Casting: Hughes / Moss Casting; General Press Representative: Marilynn LeVine, P.R. Partners, Merle Frimark and Meg Gordean; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Poster Design by Daniel Geisler; Photographer: Peter Cunningham
Nina Leeds
the professor's daughter
Professor Henry Leeds
Edmund Darrell
Sam Evans
Mrs. Amos Evans
Sam's mother
Charles Marsden
Madeline Arnold
the maid
Gordon Evans
Nina's son
Gordon Evans (as a child)
Standby: Tim Choate (Gordon Evans), Jane Fleiss (Madeline Arnold), Jordan Marder (Gordon Evans (as a child)), Ken Ryan (Edmund Darrell) and Neil Vipond (Charles Marsden, Professor Henry Leeds)

Nederlander Theatre (Feb 21, 1985 - May 05, 1985)

Assistant Stage Mgr: Richard Delahanty
Standby: Joanne Dorian (Nina Leeds), Mary Hara (Mrs. Amos Evans) and Peter McRobbie (Sam Evans)

Tony Award®


Best Actress in a Play

1985 Nominee
Glenda Jackson

Best Featured Actor in a Play

1985 Nominee
Edward Petherbridge

Best Scenic Design

1985 Nominee
Scenic Design by Voytek and Michael Levine

Best Lighting Design

1985 Nominee
Lighting Design by Allen Lee Hughes

Best Direction of a Play

1985 Nominee
Directed by Keith Hack

Best Reproduction (Play or Musical)

1985 Nominee
Produced by Robert Michael Geisler , John Roberdeau , Douglas Urbanski and James M. Nederlander ; Produced in association with Duncan C. Weldon , Paul Gregg , Lionel Becker and Jerome Minskoff

Drama Desk Award


Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play

1985 Nominee
Edward Petherbridge
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