PlayDramaOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Mar 10, 1959
Closing Date
Jan 30, 1960
Performances
375
PlayDramaOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Martin Beck Theatre
(Mar 10, 1959 - Jan 30, 1960)

Description
A play in three acts

Setting
Royal Palms Hotel somewhere on the Gulf Coast and the terrace of Boss Finley's house in St. Cloud. Modern, an Easter Sunday, from morning till late at night.

Media
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Produced by Cheryl Crawford
Written by Tennessee Williams; Incidental music by Paul Bowles
Directed by Elia Kazan
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Anna Hill Johnstone; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Assistant Scenic Design: Hugh Hardy; Associate Designer to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey
General Manager: Robert Rapport; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: David Pardoll; Stage Manager: Bernard Pollack and Guy Thomajan
"Firefly" used with permission of Edwin H. Morris & Co.
Press Representative: Lewis Harmon and Sol Jacobson; Advertising: Fred Golden
Boss Finley
Chance Wayne
Princess Kosmonopolis
Aunt Nonnie
Man in Bar
Stuff
Man in Bar
Man in Bar
Heavenly Finney
Violet
Hatcher
George Scudder
Miss Lucy
Charles
Tom Junior
Heckler
Understudy: M'el Dowd (Princess Kosmonopolis)

Martin Beck Theatre (Mar 10, 1959 - Jan 30, 1960)

Stage Manager: Edward Shelton

Cast

Chance Wayne
Page
Hatcher
Tom Junior
Miss Lucy
Tom Junior
Scotty
 
Maid

Tony Award®

 

Best Actress in a Play

1960 Nominee
Geraldine Page
 

Best Featured Actor in a Play

1960 Nominee
Rip Torn
 

Best Direction of a Play

1960 Nominee
Directed by Elia Kazan

Theatre World

Award

1959 Recipient
Rip Torn
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