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The Visit   

This production played in repertory with Chemin de Fer, Holiday

Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (11/25/1973 - 2/16/1974)
First Preview: Total Previews: 7
Opening Date: Nov 25, 1973    
Closing Date: Feb 16, 1974 Total Performances: 32

Category: Play, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Description: A drama in three acts
Setting: In and around the little town of Güllen some time ago.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Executive Directors: Irving Goldman, Bernard B. Jacobs, Gerald Schoenfeld)
Produced by New Phoenix Repertory Co. (T. Edward Hambleton, Michael Montel: managing directors; Harold Prince, Stephen Porter: artistic directors)
Written by Friedrich Duerrenmatt; Book adapted by Maurice Valency; Incidental music based on work by Edgard Varèse
Directed by Harold Prince; Assistant Director: Ruth Mitchell
Scenic Design by Edward Burbridge; Costume Design by Carolyn Parker; Lighting Design by Ken Billington; Assistant to Mr. Burbridge: John Dapper; Assistant to Miss Parker: Elisabeth Seley; Assistant to Mr. Billington: Judith Binus; Wig Design by Paul Huntley Productions, Inc.
General Manager: Marilyn S. Miller; Assistant Gen. Mgr: John Wessel
Production Stage Manager: Murray Gitlin; Stage Manager: Louis Pulvino; Assistant Stage Mgr: Val Mayer
Music Consultant: Paul Gemignani
Press Representative: Mary Bryant and Shirley Herz; Assistant Press Representative: Bill Evans; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson; Photographer: Van Williams
Cast
John McMartin
Anton Schill
Rachel Roberts
Claire Zachanassian
Ralph Drischell
The Painter
Doctor Nusslin
David Dukes
Husbands #7, #8, #9
Athlete
George Ede
Burgomaster
Mayor
Peter Friedman
Carpenter
Bonnie Gallup
Frau Burgomaster
Mayor's Wife
Second Woman
John Glover
Professor Muller
Merwin Goldsmith
Pastor
Nicholas Hormann
Loby
Curt Karibalis
Police Chief Schultz
Chip Lucia
Max
a bodyguard
Valentine Mayer
Mike
a bodyguard
Truck Driver
Bill Moor
Station Master
Charlotte Moore
Frau Schill
George Pentecost
Koby
Robin Pearson Rose
Ottilie Schill
Schill's daughter
Thomas A. Stewart
First Conductor
Karl Schill
Schill's son
Ellen Tovatt
First Woman
with little girls
Reporter
Richard Venture
Boby
Understudies: George Ede (Anton Schill), Bonnie Gallup (Claire Zachanassian), Nicholas Hormann (Pastor, Station Master), Valentine Mayer (Carpenter, Karl Schill, Koby) and Bill Moor (Boby)
Tony Award®
1974 Best Actress in a Play [nominee]
Rachel Roberts
1974 Best Lighting Design [nominee]
Ken Billington
Drama Desk Award
winner 1974 Outstanding Director [winner]
Directed by Harold Prince