PlayComedy FarceRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Sep 25, 1977
Closing Date
Nov 20, 1977
1st Preview
Sep 02, 1977
1st Preview
Sep 02, 1977
Previews
26
Performances
65
PlayComedy FarceRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Circle in the Square Theatre
(Sep 25, 1977 - Nov 20, 1977)

Setting
Orgon's home in 17th century Paris.

Media
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Written by Molière; English verse translation by Richard Wilbur
Directed by Stephen Porter
Scenic Design by Zack Brown; Costume Design by Zack Brown; Lighting Design by John McLain; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Assistant to Scenic Designer: Maura Smollover and Greg Bolton; Assistant to Costume Designer: Kristina Watson
Company Manager: William Conn; Associate Co. Mgr: Alan Wasser
Production Stage Manager: Randall Brooks; Stage Manager: James Bernardi
Musical Supervisor: Earl Shendell
Public Relations Director: Merle Debuskey; Press Representative: David Roggensack; Advertising: Don Josephson, Cathy Perry and Blaine-Thompson; Casting: Lynn Kressel; Photographer: Martha Swope
Mme. Pernelle
Orgon's mother
Dorine
Mariane's lady's-maid
Elmire
Orgon's wife
Tartuffe
a hyprocrite
Cléante
Orgon's brother-in-law
Valère
in love with Mariane
Orgon
Elmire's husband
Mariane
Orgon's daughter, Elmire's stepdaughter
Police Officer
M. Loyal
a bailiff
Flipote
Mme. Pernelle's maid
Damis
Orgon's son, Elmire's stepson
Understudies: Jim Broaddus (Cléante), Roy Brocksmith (Tartuffe), Steven Gilborn (Orgon, M. Loyal, Police Officer), Timothy Landfield (Valère, Damis), Johanna Leister (Elmire, Mariane, Flipote) and Ruth Livingston (Mme. Pernelle, Dorine)

Tony Award®

 

Best Featured Actress in a Play

1978 Nominee
Swoosie Kurtz
 

Most Innovative Production of a Revival

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Actress in a Play

1978 Nominee
Tammy Grimes and Patricia Elliott
 

Outstanding Costume Design

1978 Nominee
Costume Design by Zack Brown
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