Belasco Theatre, (3/10/2016 - 6/11/2016)

First Preview: Feb 05, 2016
Opening Date: Mar 10, 2016
Closing Date: Jun 11, 2016
Total Previews: 37
Total Performances: 108

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Comments: Blackbird premiered off-Broadway at Manhattan Theatre Club on April 10, 2007, directed by Joe Mantello and starring Jeff Daniels and Alison Pill. Considered a "Revival" for the purposes of the Tony nominations in 2016.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)

Produced by Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Roger Berlind, William Berlind, Scott M. Delman, Peter May, Jon B. Platt, Len Blavatnik, Tulchin Bartner Productions, Jay Alix & Una Jackman, Heni Koenigsberg, Stacey Mindich and Wendy Federman

Written by David Harrower

Directed by Joe Mantello; Associate Director: David Perlow

Scenic Design by Scott Pask; Costume Design by Ann Roth; Lighting Design by Brian MacDevitt; Sound Design by Fitz Patton; Associate Scenic Design: Orit Jacoby Carroll and Evan Adamson; Associate Costume Design: Matthew Pachtman; Associate Lighting Design: Rob Denton

Executive Producer: Joey Parnes, Sue Wagner and John Johnson; General Manager: Joey Parnes Productions; Company Manager: Megan Curren; Associate Co. Mgr: Holli Campbell

Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Jill Cordle; Stage Manager: Morgan R. Holbrook

Casting: Caparelliotis Casting; Press Representative: Philip Rinaldi Publicity; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Fight direction by Thomas Schall; Photographer: Brigitte Lacombe

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Opening Night Cast

Jeff DanielsRay
Michelle WilliamsUna
Sophia Anne Caruso
Broadway debut
The Girl

Standby: Jo Armeniox (Una), Tony Ward (Ray) and Annabelle Zasowski (The Girl)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 2016 Best Revival of a Play [nominee] 

Produced by Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Roger Berlind, William Berlind, Scott M. Delman, Peter May, Jon B. Platt, Len Blavatnik, Tulchin Bartner Productions, Jay Alix & Una Jackman, Heni Koenigsberg, Stacey Mindich and Wendy Federman; Executive Producer: Joey Parnes, Sue Wagner and John Johnson

 2016 Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play [nominee] 

Jeff Daniels

 2016 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play [nominee] 

Michelle Williams

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