Play - Revival

Vivian Beaumont Theater

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  • First Preview: April 8, 1967
  • Opening Date: April 13, 1967
  • Closing Date: June 17, 1967
  • Previews: 4
  • Performances: 76

Lyrics: Albert Brush

Playwright: Bertolt Brecht

Music: Stanley Silverman, Hanns Eisler


The astronomer Galileo battles the Catholic Church for his right to express his theory of how the planets move around the sun.


Opening Night Production Credits

Bertolt Brecht Bertolt Brecht Writer
  Hanns Eisler Music
  Stanley Silverman Music
  John Hirsch Director
Robin Wagner Robin Wagner Scenic Design
  James Hart Stearns Costume Design
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Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1967 Outstanding Director of a Play   Winner
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