PlayOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 23, 2006
Closing Date
Oct 01, 2006
1st Preview
Apr 14, 2006
1st Preview
Apr 14, 2006
Previews
10
Performances
185
PlayOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Broadhurst Theatre
(Apr 23, 2006 - Oct 01, 2006)

Setting
A grammar school in the north of England. The mid-1980's.

Originally produced by The National Theatre of Great Britain
Written by Alan Bennett; Music: Richard Sisson; U.K. Musical Director: Tom Attwood
Directed by Nicholas Hytner; Movement Director: Jack Murphy
Designer: Bob Crowley; Lighting Design by Mark Henderson; Sound Design by Colin Pink; Associate Lighting Design: Daniel Walker; Moving Light Programmer: Bobby Harrell
General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd.; Company Manager: Gregg Arst
Production Stage Manager: Michael J. Passaro; Technical Supervisor: David Benken; Stage Manager: Charlie Underhill; U.K. Associate Production Manager: Andy Ward
Video Direction by Ben Taylor
Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Marketing: HHC Marketing; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; U.K Casting: Toby Whale; U.S. Casting: Tara Rubin Casting; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Website Design: Situation Marketing, Damian Bazadona, Lisa Cecchini and Tom Lorenzo; Press Associate: Jim Byk and Juliana Hannett
Crowther
Other Boy
Timms
Mrs. Lintott
Apr 14, 2006 - Jul 09, 2006
Other Boy
Akthar
Hector
Apr 14, 2006 - Jul 16, 2006
TV Director
Lockwood
Make-up Lady
Headmaster
Apr 14, 2006 - Jul 09, 2006
Scripps
Understudies: Joseph Attenborough (Lockwood, Timms, Rudge, TV Director), Tom Attwood (Posner, Crowther, Scripps), Rudi Dharmalingam (Akthar, Dakin, Crowther), Colin Haigh (Hector, Headmaster) and Pamela Merrick (Mrs. Lintott)

Broadhurst Theatre (Apr 23, 2006 - Oct 01, 2006)

Cast

Hector
Jul 18, 2006 - Jul 23, 2006
TV Director
Mrs. Lintott
Aug 22, 2006 - ?
Hector
Jul 25, 2006 - ?
Other Boy
Headmaster
Aug 22, 2006 - ?
Make-up Lady
Headmaster
Jul 11, 2006 - Aug 20, 2006
Mrs. Lintott
Jul 11, 2006 - Aug 20, 2006
Other Boy
Other Boy
Understudies: Bill Buell (Headmaster, Hector), LeRoy McClain (Dakin, Rudge, Akthar), Pippa Pearthree (Mrs. Lintott), Seth Sklar-Heyn (Other Boy, TV Director), Alex Tonetta (Posner, Scripps, Timms, TV Director) and Jeffrey Withers (Irwin, Crowther, Lockwood)

Tony Award®

Best Actor in a Play

2006 Winner
Richard Griffiths
 

Best Featured Actor in a Play

2006 Nominee
Samuel Barnett

Best Featured Actress in a Play

2006 Winner
Frances de la Tour

Best Direction of a Play

2006 Winner
Directed by Nicholas Hytner

Best Scenic Design of a Play

2006 Winner
Projection Design by Bob Crowley

Best Lighting Design of a Play

2006 Winner
Lighting Design by Mark Henderson

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Actor in a Play

2006 Winner
Richard Griffiths

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play

2006 Winner
Samuel Barnett
 

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play

2006 Winner
Frances de la Tour

Outstanding Director of a Play

2006 Winner
Directed by Nicholas Hytner

Theatre World

Award

2006 Recipient
Richard Griffiths
Season:
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.
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