Ambassador Theatre, (5/06/1976 - 5/15/1976)

First Preview: May 05, 1976
Opening Date: May 06, 1976
Closing Date: May 15, 1976
Total Previews: 1
Total Performances: 12

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: A two room apartment, on the street and in a nightclub somewhere in Paris. Spring.
Comments: Performed in French

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)

Presented under the sponsorship of L'Association Française D'Action Artistique; Produced by Le Tréteau de Paris (Jean de Rigault: Executive Producer); Produced in association with French Institute / Alliance Française

Originally produced by Compagnie Renaud-Barrault (Jean-Louis Barrault: Director); First performed on December 1, 1965 by the Compagnie Renaud-Barrault at the Odeon-Théâtre de France; Subsequently revised and performed on October 15, 1975 at the Théâtre d'Orsay

Written by Marguerite Duras

Staged by Jean-Louis Barrault

Scenic Design by Atelier du Theatre d'Orsay; Costume Design by Atelier du Theatre d'Orsay; Lighting Design by Geneviève Soubirou; Madame Renaud's costume concieved by Yves Saint-Laurent

General Manager: McCann & Nugent Productions, Inc.

Settings supervised by Mason Arvold; Lighting Supervised by Martin Aronstein; Stage Manager: Dominique Ehlinger

Sound Effects by Carlos D'Alessio

General Press Representative: Michael Alpert Public Relations and Marilynn LeVine; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company; Costumes Supervised by Mason Arvold

Opening Night Cast

Jean-Pierre AumontThe Son
Jacques
Françoise DornerMarcelle
Jacques' girlfriend
Jean MartinThe Bartender
Madeleine RenaudThe Mother
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