PlayRomantic ComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Nov 12, 1957
Closing Date
Jun 28, 1958
PlayRomantic ComedyOriginalBroadway


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Morosco Theatre
(Nov 12, 1957 - Jun 28, 1958)

A romantic comedy in two acts and five scenes

The Chateau and Park of the Dutchess of Pont-au-Bronc.

Written by Jean Anouilh; English version by Patricia Moyes; Incidental music by Vernon Duke; Lyrics and Orchestrations by: Vernon Duke
Staged by Albert Marre
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Miles White; Lighting Design by Feder; Assistant to Mr. Smith: Robert O'Hearn; Assistant to Mr. White: Florence Klotz
General Manager: Victor Samrock; Company Manager: Ben Rosenberg
Production Stage Manager: George Hamlin; Stage Manager: Robert Fitzsimmons; Assistant Stage Mgr: E. W. Swackhamer; Production Assistant: Edward H. Davis
Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek; Pianist: Edmund Horn
Production Associate: George Hamlin; Press Representative: William Fields; Press Associate: Walter Alford and Reginald Denenholz; Press Assistant: Mae Lyons; Assistant to the Director: Todd Bolender; Master Electrician: Harry Romar
Prince Albert
The Duchess of Pont-Au-Bronc
A milliner
Lord Hector
A head waiter
The Cellist
The Taxi Driver
A ghilly
The Singer
The Pianist
Footmen and Waiters
The Violinist
The Ice Cream Man
A butler
Footmen and Waiters
Footmen and Waiters
The Landlord

Morosco Theatre (Nov 12, 1957 - Jun 28, 1958)

Company Manager: Morton Gottlieb
Production Stage Manager: James Gelb


The Pianist
The Coat Room Attendant
Standby: Cavada Humphrey (The Duchess of Pont-Au-Bronc)
Understudies: Stanley Grover (The Taxi Driver), Ellen Madison (Amanda) and Reuben Singer (Ferdinand)

Tony Award®


Best Play


Best Actor in Play

1958 Nominee
Richard Burton

Best Actress in a Play

1958 Winner
Helen Hayes

Best Featured Actor in a Play

1958 Nominee
Sig Arno

Best Scenic Design

1958 Nominee
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith

Best Costume Design

1958 Nominee
Costume Design by Miles White

Stage Technician

1958 Winner
Electrician: Harry Romar

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