Martin Beck Theatre, (9/22/1966 - 1/14/1967)

First Preview: Sep 12, 1966
Opening Date: Sep 22, 1966
Closing Date: Jan 14, 1967
Total Previews: 12
Total Performances: 132

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: Living room of large and well-appointed suburban house.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (Samuel H. Schwartz)

Produced by Theater 1967 (Richard Barr, Clinton Wilder)

Written by Edward Albee

Directed by Alan Schneider

Scenic Design by William Ritman; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser; Assistant to Mr. Ritman: Charles Bailey; Prod. Assistant to Miss Musser: David F. Segal

General Manager: Michael Goldreyer; Business Manager: Michael Kasdan

Production Stage Manager: Mark Wright; Stage Manager: Joseph Cali

General Press Representative: Howard Atlee; Press Assistant: David Roggensack; Photographer: Alix Jeffry; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson; Assistant to the Director: Joy Small

Opening Night Cast

Hume CronynTobias
Rosemary MurphyClaire
Jessica TandyAgnes
Henderson ForsytheHarry
Carmen MathewsEdna
Marian SeldesJulia

Understudies: Jane Lowry (Julia)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1967 Best Play [nominee] 

Written by Edward Albee; Produced by Theater 1967 (Richard Barr, Clinton Wilder)

 1967 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 

Hume Cronyn

 1967 Best Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Rosemary Murphy

winner 1967 Best Featured Actress in a Play [winner] 

Marian Seldes

 1967 Best Direction of a Play [nominee] 

Alan Schneider

Pulitzer Prize

winner 1967 for Drama [winner] 

Written by Edward Albee

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