The Philadelphia Story

Comedy - Revival

Vivian Beaumont Theater

Data not verified
  • First Preview: November 5, 1980
  • Opening Date: November 14, 1980
  • Closing Date: January 4, 1981
  • Previews: 4
  • Performances: 60

Playwright: Philip Barry


A wealthy socialite sees her second wedding disrupted by her ex-husband and a nosy reporter and photographer.


Opening Night Cast

Frank Converse in The Philadelphia Story Frank Converse C. K. Dexter Haven
Blythe Danner in The Philadelphia Story Blythe Danner Tracy Samatha Lord
Edward Herrmann in The Philadelphia Story Edward Herrmann Macaulay Connor
Kim Beaty May
Robert Burr Thomas
Richard Council in The Philadelphia Story Richard Council George Kittredge
George Ede William Tracy
Edward Fabry Edward
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Philip Barry Writer
  Ellis Rabb Director
  John Conklin Scenic Design
  Nancy Potts Costume Design
  John Gleason Lighting Design
  T. Richard Fitzgerald Sound Design
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1981 Theatre World Award Cynthia Nixon Winner
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