PlayComedyRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Jan 27, 1983
Closing Date
Mar 27, 1983
1st Preview
Jan 07, 1983
1st Preview
Jan 07, 1983
Previews
23
Performances
69
PlayComedyRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Circle in the Square Theatre
(Jan 27, 1983 - Mar 27, 1983)

Description
A comedy in five acts

Setting
Célimène's house in Paris.

Written by Molière; Translated by Richard Wilbur
Directed by Stephen Porter
Scenic Design by Marjorie Bradley Kellogg; Costume Design by Ann Roth; Lighting Design by Richard Nelson; Wig Design by Peg Schierholz
Company Manager: William Conn
Production Stage Manager: Michael F. Ritchie; Stage Manager: A. Robert Scott
Circle in the Square Public Relations Director: Merle Debuskey; Circle in the Square Press Representative: David Roggensack; Casting: Lynn Kressel; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne
Alceste
in love with Célimène
Célimène
Alceste's beloved
Arsinoe
a friend of Célimène
Guard of the Marshalsea
Clitandre
Marquess
Basque
Célimène's servant
Eliante
Célimène's cousin
Philinte
Alceste's friend
Acaste
Marquess
Oronte
in love with Célimène
Dubois
Alceste's valet
Standby: Pamela Lewis (Arsinoe, Célimène, Eliante)
Understudies: Steve Hendrickson (Philinte, Oronte, Clitandre, Basque), Duffy Hudson (Dubois), A. Robert Scott (Guard of the Marshalsea) and Stanley Tucci (Alceste, Acaste)

Circle in the Square Theatre (Jan 27, 1983 - Mar 27, 1983)

Cast

Alceste
in love with Célimène

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play

1983 Nominee
Stephen D. Newman

Special Award

1983 Recipient
Translated byfor his English translation Richard Wilbur(for his English translation)
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