Music Box Theatre, (11/10/1988 - 12/10/1988)

First Preview: Oct 28, 1988
Opening Date: Nov 10, 1988
Closing Date: Dec 10, 1988
Total Previews: 14
Total Performances: 36

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: The 1950's. New York City.

Opening Night Production Staff

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

Produced by Ed Mirvish and David Mirvish; Produced in association with Second Stage Theater (Robyn Goodman, Carole Rothman, Artistic Directors)

Originally produced at Second Stage Theater (Robyn Goodman, Carole Rothman, Artistic Directors)

Written by Michael Weller

Directed by Austin Pendleton; Incidental Dance Staging by Ronald Young

Scenic Design by Andrew Jackness; Costume Design by Ruth Morley; Lighting Design by Paul Gallo; Sound Design by Gary Harris and Timmy Harris; Hair Design by Antonio Soddu

General Manager: Gatchell & Neufeld, Ltd.; Company Manager: J. Anthony Magner; Assistant Co. Mgr: Wendy Orshan

Production Stage Manager: Pamela Edington; Stage Manager: James Harker; Technical Supervisor: Theatrical Services, Inc.

Casting: Meg Simon and Fran Kumin; General Press Representative: The Joshua Ellis Office; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Press Consultant: Richard Kornberg; Photographer: Susan Cook; Press Representative: Adrian Bryan-Brown and Susanne Tighe

Opening Night Cast

Jeffrey DeMunnAndrew
Kate NelliganElise
Christopher ColletMartin
Marita GeraghtyPenny
Kevin O'RourkeLew
Alice PlaytenEmma

Standby: Gloria Biegler (Emma, Penny), Jonathan Del Arco (Martin), Laurie Kennedy (Elise) and Stephen Rowe (Andrew, Lew)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1989 Best Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Kate Nelligan

Drama Desk Award

 1989 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Alice Playten

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