Circle in the Square Theatre, (9/18/1975 - 11/23/1975)

First Preview: Sep 02, 1975
Opening Date: Sep 18, 1975
Closing Date: Nov 23, 1975
Total Previews: 19
Total Performances: 85

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in four acts
Setting: The Miller home, a small Connecticut town. July 4, 1906.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Circle in the Square (under the direction of Theodore Mann and Paul Libin)

Produced by Circle in the Square (Theodore Mann: Artistic Director; Paul Libin: Managing Director); Produced in association with The Long Wharf Theatre (M. Edgar Rosenblum, Executive Director; Arvin Brown, Artistic Director)

Written by Eugene O'Neill

Directed by Arvin Brown

Scenic Design by Steven Rubin; Costume Design by Bill Walker; Lighting Design by Ronald Wallace

Company Manager: William Conn

Production Stage Manager: Nina Seely; Stage Manager: James Bernardi

Circle in the Square General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey; Circle in the Square Press Representative: Susan L. Schulman; Circle in the Square Advertising: Don Josephson and Blaine-Thompson

Opening Night Cast

Richard BackusRichard Miller
John BradenSid Davis
Essie's brother
Ralph DrischellDavid McComber
a dry-goods merchant
Geraldine FitzgeraldEssie Miller
Don GantrySalesman
Sean G. GriffinWint Selby
a classmate of Arthur's
Linda HuntNorah
Swoosie KurtzMuriel McComber
Suzanne LedererBelle
Stephen MendilloBartender
Paul RuddArthur Miller
William SwetlandNat Miller
owner of the Evening Globe
Christina WhitmoreMildred Miller
Teresa WrightLily Miller
Nat's sister
Glenn ZacharTommy Miller

Standby: Shirley Bryan (Essie Miller, Lily Miller), Thomas Leopold (Arthur Miller, Richard Miller, Wint Selby) and Alexandra Stoddart (Belle, Mildred Miller, Muriel McComber, Norah)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1976 Best Direction of a Play [nominee] 

Arvin Brown

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