The Constant Wife

Comedy - Revival

Shubert Theatre

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  • First Preview: April 10, 1975
  • Opening Date: April 14, 1975
  • Closing Date: May 10, 1975
  • Previews: 4
  • Performances: 32

Playwright: W. Somerset Maugham


W. Somerset Maugham's 1926 comedy of marital manners focuses on a cuckolded Constance Middleton, who pretends not to know her doctor husband is playing doctor with her best friend — until that friend's jealous husband confronts her.


Opening Night Cast

Ingrid Bergman Constance Middleton
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Opening Night Production Credits

W. Somerset Maugham W. Somerset Maugham Writer
John Gielgud John Gielgud Director
  Alan Tagg Scenic Design
  Beatrice Dawson Costume Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Supervisor
  H. R. Poindexter Lighting Design
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1975 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Caroline Lagerfelt Nominee
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