This production was composed of the following shows:



Vivian Beaumont Theatre, (7/25/1968 - 11/30/1968)
Music Box Theatre, (9/17/1968 - 11/30/1968)

First Preview: Jul 19, 1968
Opening Date: Jul 25, 1968
Closing Date: Nov 30, 1968
Total Previews: 7
Total Performances: 148

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: The town of Ballymore, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The present.

Opening Night Production Staff

Winners

Category: Play, Original, Broadway

Produced by Helen Bonfils and Morton Gottlieb; Produced by arrangement with Oscar Lewenstein

Originally produced by Dublin Gate Theatre

Written by Brian Friel

Directed by Hilton Edwards

Scenic Design by William Ritman; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser

Production Stage Manager: Warren Crane; Stage Manager: Roger McIlree

Press Representative: Dorothy Ross

 

Standby: Susan Anspach (Mag), Blythe Danner (Mag), Vincent Dowling (Andy Tracey) and Roger McIlree (Joe)

Losers

Category: Play, Original, Broadway

Produced by Helen Bonfils and Morton Gottlieb; Produced by arrangement with Oscar Lewenstein

Originally produced by Dublin Gate Theatre

Written by Brian Friel

Directed by Hilton Edwards

Scenic Design by William Ritman; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser

Production Stage Manager: Warren Crane; Stage Manager: Roger McIlree

Press Representative: Dorothy Ross and Roger McIlree

 

Standby: Vincent Dowling (Andy Tracey), Beulah Garrick (Hanna) and Peg Mayo (Cissy, Mrs. Wilson)

Opening Night Cast

 

Winners

Art CarneyAndy Tracey
Commentator
Fionnuala FlanaganMag
Eamon MorrisseyJoe

Losers

Art CarneyAndy Tracey
Commentator
Beulah GarrickCissy
Anna ManahanHanna
Grania O'MalleyMrs. Wilson

Standby: Vincent Dowling (Andy Tracey), Beulah Garrick (Hanna) and Peg Mayo (Cissy, Mrs. Wilson)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1969 Best Play [nominee] 

Written by Brian Friel; Produced by Helen Bonfils and Morton Gottlieb

 1969 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 

Art Carney

 1969 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Anna Manahan

Replacement/Transfer Info


The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.


Vivian Beaumont Theatre

(7/25/1968 - 11/30/1968)

Vivian Beaumont Theatre

(7/25/1968 - 11/30/1968)

Music Box Theatre

(9/17/1968 - 11/30/1968)

Cast

Peter Lind Hayes
Andy Tracey
Commentator
(Nov 4, 1968 - ?)

Music Box Theatre

(9/17/1968 - 11/30/1968)

Cast

Peter Lind Hayes
Andy Tracey
Commentator
(Nov 4, 1968 - ?)



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