Helen Hayes Theatre, (10/02/1973 - 12/09/1973)

First Preview: Sep 22, 1973
Opening Date: Oct 02, 1973
Closing Date: Dec 09, 1973
Total Previews: 16
Total Performances: 79

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Queen Mary's private sitting room on the second floor of Marlborough House, overlooking the Mall, in London.

Opening Night Production Staff

Produced by Lester Osterman Productions (Lester Osterman, Richard Horner); Produced in association with Michael Codron

Written by Royce Ryton

Directed by Peter Dews

Scenic Design by Finlay James; Costume Design by Finlay James; Lighting Design by Neil Peter Jampolis; Hair Design by Ray Iagnocco; Assistant to Mr. Jampolis: Karen Roston

General Manager: Leonard Soloway

Production Stage Manager: Ben Janney; Stage Manager: Richard Sterne; American Production Design Supervised by Neil Peter Jampolis

Press Representative: Seymour Krawitz and Patricia McLean Krawitz

Opening Night Cast

Paddy CroftMary, Princess Royal
George GrizzardKing Edward VIII
Eileen HerlieQueen Mary
Patrick HorganDuke of York
Ruth HuntDuchess of York
Eleanor PhelpsLady-in-Waiting
Enid RodgersLady-in-Waiting
Richard SternePage
Elizabeth SwainDuchess of Gloucester

Standby: Anthony Call (King Edward VIII), Diana Kirkwood (Duchess of Gloucester, Duchess of York, Mary, Princess Royal) and Carol Teitel (Queen Mary)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1974 Best Costume Design [nominee] 

Finlay James

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