Morosco Theatre, (12/29/1973 - 11/17/1974)

First Preview: Dec 26, 1973
Opening Date: Dec 29, 1973
Closing Date: Nov 17, 1974
Total Previews: 4
Total Performances: 313

Category: Play, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Description: A drama in four acts
Setting: The farmhouse. Early September, 1923.
Comments: The show was on layoff from July 13 through September 3, 1974.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Coronet Theatre Corporation (Lester Osterman and Richard Horner)

Produced by Elliot Martin and Lester Osterman Productions (Lester Osterman, Richard Horner)

Written by Eugene O'Neill

Directed by José Quintero

Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Ben Edwards

General Manager: Leonard Soloway

Production Stage Manager: Jane E. Neufeld; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ken Marsolais

General Press Representative: Seymour Krawitz; Associate Press Representative: Patricia McLean Krawitz

Opening Night Cast

Colleen DewhurstJosie Hogan
Jason RobardsJames Tyrone, Jr.
Ed FlandersPhil Hogan
Josie's father
Edwin J. McDonoughMike Hogan
Josie's brother
John O'LearyT. Stedman Harder

Standby: Jacqueline Brookes (Josie Hogan) and James Karen (James Tyrone, Jr.)

Understudies: Ken Marsolais (Mike Hogan, T. Stedman Harder) and John O'Leary (Phil Hogan)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1974 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 

Jason Robards

winner 1974 Best Actress in a Play [winner] 

Colleen Dewhurst

winner 1974 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner] 

Ed Flanders

 1974 Best Lighting Design [nominee] 

Ben Edwards

winner 1974 Best Direction of a Play [winner] 

José Quintero

winner 1974 Special Award [recipient] 

Produced by Elliot Martin

winner 1974 Special Award [recipient] 

Produced by Lester Osterman Productions (Lester Osterman, Richard Horner)

Drama Desk Award

winner 1974 Outstanding Performance [winner] 

Colleen Dewhurst and Jason Robards; Ed Flanders

winner 1974 Outstanding Director [winner] 

José Quintero

Replacement/Transfer Info

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

Morosco Theatre

(12/29/1973 - 11/17/1974)


Tom Clancy
Phil Hogan
Josie's father
(May 20, 1974 - ?)

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