Lovers

One Act - Original

Vivian Beaumont Theater (July 25, 1968 - September 14, 1968)
Music Box Theatre (September 17, 1968 - November 30, 1968)
Data not verified
  • First Preview: July 19, 1968
  • Opening Date: July 25, 1968
  • Closing Date: November 30, 1968
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 148
  • Lovers is comprised of Losers, Winners

Playwright: Brian Friel

Synopsis

An evening of two Brian Friel one-acts. In Winners, a young couple happily prepare for their wedding day, unaware of the tragic accident about to befall them. A Commentator describes the accident to the audience, and both narrates and appears in Losers, in which he plays a middle-aged husband locking horns with a domineering mother-in-law.

Losers: An evening of two Brian Friel one-acts. In Winners, a young couple happily prepare for their wedding day, unaware of the tragic accident about to befall them. A Commentator describes the accident to the audience, and both narrates and appears in Losers, in which he plays a middle-aged husband locking horns with a domineering mother-in-law.

Winners: An evening of two Brian Friel one-acts. In Winners, a young couple happily prepare for their wedding day, unaware of the tragic accident about to befall them. A Commentator describes the accident to the audience, and both narrates and appears in Losers, in which he plays a middle-aged husband locking horns with a domineering mother-in-law.

 

Losers: Opening Night Cast

Art Carney Andy Tracey
Beulah Garrick Cissy
Anna Manahan in Losers Anna Manahan Hanna
Grania O'Malley Mrs. Wilson
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Losers: Opening Night Production Credits

Brian Friel Brian Friel Writer
  Hilton Edwards Director
  William Ritman Scenic Design
  Noel Taylor Costume Design
  Tharon Musser Lighting Design
  Dorothy Ross Press Representative
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Winners: Opening Night Cast

Art Carney Andy Tracey
Fionnuala Flanagan Mag
Eamon Morrissey Joe
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Winners: Opening Night Production Credits

Brian Friel Brian Friel Writer
  Hilton Edwards Director
  William Ritman Scenic Design
  Noel Taylor Costume Design
  Tharon Musser Lighting Design
  Dorothy Ross Press Representative
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Awards


Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1969 Actor in a Play Art Carney Nominee
1969 Featured Actress in a Play Anna Manahan Nominee
1969 Play Brian Friel Nominee
 
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