PlayComedyRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 20, 2016
Closing Date
Jan 29, 2017
1st Preview
Sep 20, 2016
1st Preview
Sep 20, 2016
Previews
32
Performances
117
PlayComedyRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Broadhurst Theatre
(Oct 20, 2016 - Jan 29, 2017)

Description
A play in three acts

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

Media
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Written by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
Directed by Jack O'Brien; Associate Director: Michael Bradshaw Flynn
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Ann Roth; Lighting Design by Brian MacDevitt; Sound Design by Scott Lehrer; Hair Design by Campbell Young and Luc Verschueren; Make-Up Design by Campbell Young and Luc Verschueren; Associate Scenic Design: Chad Owens; Associate Costume Design: Matthew Pachtman; Associate Lighting Design: Benjamin Travis; Associate Sound Design: Hidenori J. Nakajo; Assistant Scenic Design: Robert Braun; Assistant Lighting Design: Max Doolittle; Moving Light Programmer: Michael Hill
Executive Producer: Joey Parnes, Sue Wagner and John Johnson; General Manager: Joey Parnes Productions; Company Manager: Christopher Taggart; Associate Co. Mgr: Kendall Booher
Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Tripp Phillips; Stage Manager: Jason Hindelang
Casting: Caparelliotis Casting; Press Representative: DKC/O&M; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc. and BLT Communications, Inc.; Dialect Coach: Kate Wilson and Kate Wilson; Fight direction by Thomas Schall and Thomas Schall; Fight Captain: Drew McVety; Photographer: Julieta Cervantes
Sheriff Hartman
Walter Burns
Bensinger
Tribune
Mollie Malloy
Hildy Johnson
Herald Examiner
Mrs. Grant
Mr. Pincus
McCue
City Press
Peggy Grant
Dann Florek
Broadway debut
The Mayor
Frank
a Deputy
A Boy Scout
John Magaro
Broadway debut
Earl Williams
 
Policeman
Diamond Louie
Murphy
Journal
A Sailor
Schwartz
Daily News
Wilson
American
Second Policeman
Endicott
Post
Woodenshoes Eichorn
Kruger
Journal of Commerce
Carl
a Deputy
Standby: Michael McGrath (Walter Burns)
Understudies: Joe Forbrich (Diamond Louie, Hildy Johnson), Richard Gallagher (Earl Williams, Tony, Second Policeman, Woodenshoes Eichorn), Caroline Hewitt (Mollie Malloy, Peggy Grant), Michael X. Martin (McCue, Sheriff Hartman, The Mayor), Drew McVety (Frank, Kruger, Murphy, Policeman), Pippa Pearthree (Jennie, Mrs. Grant), Jonathan Spivey (Bensinger, Carl, Mr. Pincus) and Tony Ward (Schwartz, Endicott, Wilson)

Broadhurst Theatre (Oct 20, 2016 - Jan 29, 2017)

Understudy: Jason Hindelang (A Boy Scout, A Sailor)

Tony Award®

 

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play

2017 Nominee
Nathan Lane
 

Best Scenic Design of a Play

2017 Nominee
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt

Drama Desk Award

 
 

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play

2017 Nominee
Nathan Lane
 

Outstanding Costume Design for a Play

2017 Nominee
Costume Design by Ann Roth
 

Outstanding Set Design for a Play

2017 Nominee
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt
Season:
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.
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