Lyceum Theatre, (4/27/1999 - 6/13/1999)

First Preview: Apr 19, 1999
Opening Date: Apr 27, 1999
Closing Date: Jun 13, 1999
Total Previews: 9
Total Performances: 55

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Leenane, a small town in County Galway.

Opening Night Production Staff

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

Produced by Randall L. Wreghitt and Steven M. Levy; Produced in association with Norma Langworthy, Gayle Francis, Dani Davis & Jason Howland, Joan Stein & Susan Dietz, Everett King and PACE Theatrical Group/SFX Entertainment/Jon B. Platt; Associate Producer: Robert E. Lang, Skylight Productions and Keith Golke

Originally produced by The Druid Theatre Company and The Royal Court Theatre

Written by Martin McDonagh; Original Music by Paddy Cunneen

Directed by Garry Hynes

Scenic Design by Francis O'Connor; Costume Design by Francis O'Connor; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser; Sound Design by Paul Arditti; Associate Lighting Design: Marilyn Rennagel; Assistant Scenic Design: Peter R. Feuchtwanger

General Manager: Steven M. Levy and Victoria Stevenson

Production Manager: Arthur Siccardi; Production Stage Manager: Matthew Silver; Stage Manager: Dan da Silva

Special Effects by Gregory Meeh

Casting Director: Maureen Hughes; U.S. Casting: Bernard Telsey Casting, Inc.; Marketing: Pro-Marketing; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; U.S. Casting by Bernard Telsey Casting, Inc.; Advertising: Grey Advertising; Photographer: Joan Marcus

Opening Night Cast

Dawn BradfieldGirleen Kelleher
David GanlyFather Welsh
Brían F. O'ByrneValene Connor
MaelĂ­osa StaffordColeman Connor

Standby: Kerrie Blaisdell (Girleen Kelleher), Craig Bockhorn (Coleman Connor, Valene Connor) and Joey Collins (Father Welsh)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1999 Best Play [nominee] 

Written by Martin McDonagh; Produced by Randall L. Wreghitt and Steven M. Levy; Produced in association with Norma Langworthy, Gayle Francis, Dani Davis & Jason Howland, Joan Stein & Susan Dietz, Everett King and PACE Theatrical Group/SFX Entertainment/Jon B. Platt; Originally produced by The Druid Theatre Company and The Royal Court Theatre

 1999 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 

Brían F. O'Byrne

 1999 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Dawn Bradfield

 1999 Best Direction of a Play [nominee] 

Garry Hynes

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