Longacre Theatre, (1/25/1968 - 5/11/1968)

First Preview: Jan 24, 1968
Opening Date: Jan 25, 1968
Closing Date: May 11, 1968
Total Previews: 1
Total Performances: 124

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York City and a town in Westchester County. The Present and the Past.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization

Produced by Gilbert Cates; Produced in association with Doris Vidor

Written by Robert Anderson

Directed by Alan Schneider

Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Assistant to Theoni Aldredge: Harry Curtis; Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John T. Jensen, Jr. and Leor C. Warner

General Manager: Robert Kamlot; Company Manager: Peter Neufeld

Production Stage Manager: Paul A. Foley; Stage Manager: William Callan; Assistant Stage Mgr: Earl Sydnor

General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey B. Sabinson; Press Representative: Harry Nigro; Assistant to Alan Schneider: Joy Small; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company; Associate Designer: Paul Trautvetter

Opening Night Cast

Lillian GishMargaret Garrison
Hal HolbrookGene Garrison
Alan WebbTom Garrison
Teresa WrightAlice
Laurinda BarrettNurse
Matt CrowleyMarvin Scott
Allan FrankReverend Pell
Daniel KeyesDr. Mayberry
Sloane SheltonMary
James A. SpearmanWaiter
Earl SydnorPorter

Standby: Thomas Coley (Gene Garrison) and Lois Wilson (Margaret Garrison)

Understudies: Laurinda Barrett (Alice), William Callan (Dr. Mayberry, Marvin Scott, Reverend Pell), Daniel Keyes (Tom Garrison) and Sloane Shelton (Nurse)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1968 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 

Alan Webb

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