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They Knew What They Wanted   

This production played in repertory with A Memory of Two Mondays / 27 Wagons Full of Cotton

Playhouse Theatre, (1/27/1976 - 3/06/1976)
First Preview: Jan 16, 1976 Total Previews: 7
Opening Date: Jan 27, 1976    
Closing Date: Mar 06, 1976 Total Performances: 23

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: Tony's farmhouse in the Napa Valley, California.

Production Staff
Produced by The Phoenix Theatre (T. Edward Hambleton: Co-Founder and Managing Director; Norris Houghton: Co-Founder); Phoenix Theatre Executive Director: Marilyn S. Miller; Phoenix Theatre Producing Director: Daniel Freudenberger
Written by Sidney Howard
Directed by Stephen Porter
Scenic Design by James Tilton; Lighting Design by James Tilton; Costume Design by Albert Wolsky; Hair Design by J. Roy Helland
General Manager: Marilyn S. Miller
Production Manager: Robert Beard; Stage Manager: Jonathan Penzner and Peter De Nicola
Press Representative: Gifford / Wallace, Inc.; Casting: Bonnie Golub; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Photographer: Van Williams
Barry Bostwick
Leonardo Cimino
Father McKee
Joel Colodner
Clarence Felder
Calvin Jung
Ah Gee
Ben Kapen
The R.F.D.
Lois Nettleton
Rex Robbins
The Doctor
Louis Zorich
Understudies: Linda Carlson (Amy), Joel Colodner (Joe), Pierre Epstein (Father McKee, The Doctor) and Clarence Felder (Tony)
Tony Award®
1976 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Barry Bostwick
1976 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Lois Nettleton
Drama Desk Award
1976 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee]
Louis Zorich
1976 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee]
Lois Nettleton
1976 Outstanding Director of a Play [nominee]
Directed by Stephen Porter
1976 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee]
Albert Wolsky
1976 Outstanding Lighting Design [nominee]
James Tilton
1976 Outstanding Set Design [nominee]
Scenic Design by James Tilton
1976 Outstanding Revival [nominee]
Produced by The Phoenix Theatre (T. Edward Hambleton: Co-Founder and Managing Director; Norris Houghton: Co-Founder)