PlayOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Dec 16, 1979
Closing Date
Jan 06, 1980
1st Preview
Dec 06, 1979
1st Preview
Dec 06, 1979
Previews
12
Performances
25
PlayOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Brooks Atkinson Theatre
(Dec 16, 1979 - Jan 06, 1980)

Setting
Frampol, Poland. The 1880's.

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Joseph Kipness, Jule Styne and Marvin A. Krauss; Associate Producer: Charlotte Dicker and Dorothy Dicker
Originally produced by Tyrone Guthrie Theater
Written by Isaac Bashevis Singer and Eve Friedman; Incidental music by Richard Peaslee
Directed by Stephen Kanee
Scenic Design by Desmond Heeley; Costume Design by Desmond Heeley; Lighting Design by Duane Schuler
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc.; Associate Gen. Mgr: Gary Gunas
Production Supervisor: Fritz Holt; Assistant Stage Mgr: Mimi Turque
Musical Coordinator: Earl Shendell
General Press Representative: Seymour Krawitz and Patricia McLean Krawitz; Casting: Peter Cereghetti; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Photographer: Sy Friedman; Logo Design by John Melo; Press Assistant: Scott Mauro
Teibele
Genendel
Beadle Treitel
Menasha
Beadle Leib
Standby: Steven Gilborn (Alchonon) and Mimi Turque (Teibele, Genendel)
Understudies: Ron Perlman (Rabbi) and Stephan Weyte (Menasha)

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding New Play

1980 Nominee
Produced by Joseph Kipness, Jule Styne and Marvin A. Krauss
Written by Isaac Bashevis Singer and Eve Friedman
 

Outstanding Actor in a Play

1980 Nominee
F. Murray Abraham
 

Outstanding Lighting Design

1980 Nominee
Lighting Design by Duane Schuler
 

Outstanding Sound Design

1980 Nominee
Incidental music by Richard Peaslee
 

Outstanding Music in a Play

1980 Nominee
Incidental music by Richard Peaslee
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