John Golden Theatre, (4/27/2017 - 1/07/2018)

First Preview: Mar 30, 2017
Opening Date: Apr 27, 2017
Closing Date: Jan 07, 2018
Total Previews: 30
Total Performances: 124 as of August 13, 2017

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway

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, Barry Diller, Carole Shorenstein Hays, Universal Stage Productions, The John Gore Organization, James L. Nederlander, Ambassador Theatre Group, Len Blavatnik, Peter May, Seth A. Goldstein, Heni Koenigsberg, Stephanie P. McClelland, Jay Alix & Una Jackman, Al Nocciolino, True Love Productions, Diana DiMenna, JFL Theatricals, Barbara Freitag & Patty Baker, Benjamin Lowy & Adrian Salpeter and John Mara, Jr. & Benjamin Simpson

Originally Commissioned and Developed by South Coast Repertory (Marc Masterson, Artistic Director, Paula Tomei, Managing Director)

Written by Lucas Hnath

Directed by Sam Gold; Associate Director: Osheen Jones

Scenic Design by Miriam Buether; Costume Design by David Zinn; Lighting Design by Jennifer Tipton; Sound Design by Leon Rothenberg; Projection Design by Peter Nigrini; Hair Design by Luc Verschueren and Campbell Young Associates; Makeup Design by Luc Verschueren and Campbell Young Associates; Associate Scenic Design: Jerome K. Martin; Associate Costume Design: Sarah Laux; Associate Lighting Design: Oliver Wason; Associate Sound Design: Christopher Cronin; Associate Projection Design: Andrew Bauer; Moving Light Programmer: Greg Purnell

Executive Producer: Joey Parnes, Sue Wagner and John Johnson; General Manager: Joey Parnes Productions; Company Manager: Kendall Booher; Assistant Co. Mgr: Tyler Siems

Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: J. Jason Daunter; Stage Manager: Sherry Cohen

Casting: Caparelliotis Casting; Press Representative: DKC/O&M; Advertising: BLT Communications, Inc. and SPOTCo, Inc.; Photographer: Brigitte Lacombe

Opening Night Cast

Laurie MetcalfNora
(Mar 30, 2017 - Jul 23, 2017)
Chris CooperTorvald
(Mar 30, 2017 - Jul 23, 2017)
Jayne HoudyshellAnne Marie
Condola RashadEmmy
(Mar 30, 2017 - Jul 23, 2017)

Understudies: Glynis Bell (Anne Marie), Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut (Emmy), Michael Bryan French (Torvald) and Angela Reed (Nora)

Current Cast


Jayne HoudyshellAnne Marie
Erin WilhelmiEmmy
Stephen McKinley HendersonTorvald
Julie WhiteNora

Understudies: Glynis Bell (Anne Marie), Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut (Emmy), Michael Bryan French (Torvald) and Angela Reed (Nora),

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 2017 Best Play [nominee] 

Written by Lucas Hnath; Produced by Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Barry Diller, Carole Shorenstein Hays, Universal Stage Productions, The John Gore Organization, James L. Nederlander, Ambassador Theatre Group, Len Blavatnik, Peter May, Seth A. Goldstein, Heni Koenigsberg, Stephanie P. McClelland, Jay Alix & Una Jackman, Al Nocciolino, True Love Productions, Diana DiMenna, JFL Theatricals, Barbara Freitag & Patty Baker, Benjamin Lowy & Adrian Salpeter and John Mara, Jr. & Benjamin Simpson; Executive Producer: Joey Parnes, Sue Wagner and John Johnson

 2017 Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play [nominee] 

Chris Cooper

winner 2017 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play [winner] 

Laurie Metcalf

 2017 Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play [nominee] 

Jayne Houdyshell

 2017 Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play [nominee] 

Condola Rashad

 2017 Best Direction of a Play [nominee] 

Sam Gold

 2017 Best Costume Design of a Play [nominee] 

David Zinn

 2017 Best Lighting Design of a Play [nominee] 

Jennifer Tipton

Drama Desk Award

 2017 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Laurie Metcalf

 2017 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Jayne Houdyshell

Replacement/Transfer Info


The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.


John Golden Theatre

(4/27/2017 - 1/7/2018)

Cast

Stephen McKinley Henderson
Torvald (Jul 25, 2017 - ?)
Julie White
Nora (Jul 25, 2017 - ?)
Erin Wilhelmi
Emmy (Jul 25, 2017 - ?)


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