Opening Date
Oct 30, 1963
Closing Date
Feb 15, 1964
1st Preview
Oct 28, 1963
1st Preview
Oct 28, 1963


Martin Beck Theatre
(Oct 30, 1963 - Feb 15, 1964)

Somewhere in the south. The Past and Present.

Produced by Lewis Allen and Ben Edwards
Written by Edward Albee; Incidental music by William Flanagan; Based on the story by Carson McCullers
Directed by Alan Schneider; Assistant Director: Melvin Bernhardt
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal
Business Manager: Oscar Olesen; Company Manager: Thomas Bodkin
Production Stage Manager: John Maxtone-Graham; Stage Manager: Don Gilliland; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ernest Austin
Assistant to Mr. Allen: Elinor Wright; Assistant to Mr. Edwards: Richard Burns; Conducted by Samuel Baron; Trumpet: Raymond Crisara; Clarinet: Stanley Drucker; Harp: Laura Newell; Flute: Julius Baker; Percussion: Herbert Harris; Cello: Seymour Barab
General Press Representative: Howard Atlee; Press Associate: Michael O'Shea and Robert Larkin; Advertising Representative: The Blaine Thompson Company; Production Associate: Harry Rigby; Boxing Coordinator: Max Kleven
Miss Amelia Evans
Henry Macy
Marvin Macy
The Narrator
Cousin Lyman
Emma Hale
Stumpy MacPhail
Merlie Ryan
Henry Ford Crimp
Horace Wells
Henrietta Ford Crimp Jr.
Mrs. Peterson
Rosser Cline
Lucy Willins
Mrs. Hasty Malone
Rainey 2
Rainey 1
Standby: David Clarke (Henry Macy) and Rosemary Murphy (Miss Amelia Evans)
Understudies: Ernest Austin (Rainey 1), Alice Drummond (Mrs. Peterson, Townsperson), William Duell (Merlie Ryan), Griff Evans (Stumpy MacPhail), Bette Henritze (Emma Hale), Jack Kehoe (Rainey 2, Townsperson), Julian Miller (Cousin Lyman) and Louis W. Waldon (Marvin Macy)

Martin Beck Theatre (Oct 30, 1963 - Feb 15, 1964)


Henry Macy

Tony Award®


Best Play

1964 Nominee
Written by Edward Albee
Produced by Lewis Allen and Ben Edwards

Best Actress in a Play

1964 Nominee
Colleen Dewhurst

Best Featured Actor in a Play

1964 Nominee
Michael Dunn

Best Scenic Design

1964 Nominee
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards

Best Director (Dramatic)

1964 Nominee
Directed by Alan Schneider

Best Producer (Dramatic)

1964 Nominee
Produced by Lewis Allen and Ben Edwards

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