PlayComedyRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Nov 23, 1986
Closing Date
Jan 11, 1987
1st Preview
Oct 31, 1986
1st Preview
Oct 31, 1986
Previews
28
Performances
57
PlayComedyRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Vivian Beaumont Theatre
(Nov 23, 1986 - Jan 11, 1987)

Description
A play in three acts

Setting
The Press Room of the Criminal Courts Building in Chicago. 1928.

Written by Charles MacArthur and Ben Hecht
Directed by Jerry Zaks
Scenic Design by Tony Walton; Costume Design by Willa Kim; Lighting Design by Paul Gallo; Sound Design by Otts Munderloh; Set Decoration by Vaughan Edwards; Assistant to Ms. Kim: Richard Schurkamp and Allison Todd
LCT General Manager: Steven C. Callahan; Company Manager: Lynn Landis
LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Production Stage Manager: George Darveris; Deck Stage Manager: Chet Leaming; Production Supervisor: Joseph Busheme
Special Effects by Zeller International, Ltd.; Assistant to Mr. Walton: Dana Kenn
LCT General Press Agent: Merle Debuskey; LCT Director of Development: Barbara M. Groves; LCT Director of Marketing: Thomas Cott; Casting: Risa Bramon and Billy Hopkins; Marketing: Ziff Marketing; Advertising: Russek Advertising; Poster Design by James McMullan
A Woman
Kruger
Journal of Commerce
The Mayor
 
A Policeman
Peggy Grant
Murphy
Journal
Frank
a Deputy
Walter Burns
Mrs. Grant
Mr. Pincus
Endicott
Post
Mollie Malloy
A Policeman
Carl
a Deputy
Diamond Louis
Sheriff Hartman
Earl Williams
Wilson
American
Hildy Johnson
Herald Examiner
Woodenshoes Eichorn
Bensinger
Tribune
Schwartz
Daily News
McCue
City Press
Understudies: Amanda Carlin (Peggy Grant, Mollie Malloy), Anita Dangler (Mrs. Grant, Jennie), Patrick Garner (Mr. Pincus, Earl Williams, Carl, Frank), Philip LeStrange (Murphy, McCue, Wilson, Endicott), Richard Peterson (Kruger, Bensinger, Schwartz, Tony) and Michael Rothhaar (Hildy Johnson, Diamond Louis, Woodenshoes Eichorn, A Policeman)

Vivian Beaumont Theatre (Nov 23, 1986 - Jan 11, 1987)

Cast

Woodenshoes Eichorn

Tony Award®

 

Best Scenic Design

1987 Nominee
Scenic Design by Tony Walton
 

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Set Design

1987 Nominee
Scenic Design by Tony Walton
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