Shubert Theatre, (1/26/1975 - 3/22/1975)

First Preview: Jan 21, 1975
Opening Date: Jan 26, 1975
Closing Date: Mar 22, 1975
Total Previews: 7
Total Performances: 65

Category: Play, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Executive Directors: Irving Goldman, Bernard B. Jacobs, Gerald Schoenfeld)

Produced by Richard Barr, Charles Woodward and Clinton Wilder

Written by Edward Albee

Directed by Edward Albee

Scenic Design by James Tilton; Lighting Design by James Tilton; Costume Design by Fred Voelpel; Assistant to Mr. Tilton: Elizabeth Holloway; Miss Kerr's hair designed by Paul Huntley Productions, Inc.; Miss Anderman's and Mr. Langella's make-up created by Carl Fullerton

General Manager: Michael Kasdan; Assistant Gen. Mgr: Michael O'Rand

Production Stage Manager: Mark Wright; Stage Manager: Charles Kindl

General Press Representative: Betty Lee Hunt Associates, Inc.; Press Associate: Maria Cristina Pucci and Stanley F. Kaminsky; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company and Mike Mones; Photographer: Friedman-Abeles

Opening Night Cast

Deborah KerrNancy
Frank LangellaLeslie
Barry NelsonCharlie
Maureen AndermanSarah

Standby: Augusta Dabney (Nancy, Sarah), William Prince (Charlie) and Allen Williams (Leslie)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1975 Best Play [nominee] 

Written by Edward Albee; Produced by Richard Barr, Charles Woodward and Clinton Wilder

winner 1975 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner] 

Frank Langella

 1975 Best Lighting Design [nominee] 

James Tilton

Drama Desk Award

winner 1975 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play [winner] 

Frank Langella

 1975 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Maureen Anderman

 1975 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 

Fred Voelpel

 1975 Outstanding New Play (American) [nominee] 

Produced by Richard Barr, Charles Woodward and Clinton Wilder; Written by Edward Albee

Pulitzer Prize

winner 1975 for Drama [winner] 

Written by Edward Albee

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