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The Chalk Garden   

Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (10/26/1955 - 3/31/1956)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Oct 26, 1955    
Closing Date: Mar 31, 1956 Total Performances: 182

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A drama in three acts
Setting: Sussex, England. A room in a manor house. Present time.

Production Staff
Produced by Irene Mayer Selznick
Written by Enid Bagnold
Staged by Albert Marre
Scenic Design by Cecil Beaton; Costume Design by Cecil Beaton; Lighting Design by Raymond Sovey
Company Manager: Richard E. French
Production Stage Manager: Jose Véga; Stage Manager: Stuart Vaughan
Press Representative: Ben Kornzweig and Robert Ganshaw
Gladys Cooper
Mrs. St. Maugham
Siobhán McKenna
First Applicant
Miss Madrigal
Marian Seldes
Betsy von Furstenberg
Percy Waram
The Judge
Fritz Weaver
Georgia Harvey
Second Applicant
Eva Leonard-Boyne
Third Applicant
Marie Paxton
Tony Award®
1956 Best Play [nominee]
Written by Enid Bagnold; Produced by Irene Mayer Selznick
1956 Best Actress in a Play [nominee]
Gladys Cooper
1956 Best Actress in a Play [nominee]
Siobhán McKenna
1956 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Fritz Weaver
1956 Best Director [nominee]
Staged by Albert Marre
Theatre World
winner 1956 Award [recipient]
Fritz Weaver