The Alchemist

- Revival

Vivian Beaumont Theater

Data not verified
  • First Preview: October 1, 1966
  • Opening Date: October 13, 1966
  • Closing Date: November 26, 1966
  • Previews: 13
  • Performances: 52

Playwright: Ben Jonson


A London gentleman must flee temporarily to the country to escape the plague. He leaves his townhouse in the care of his butler, who uses it to carry out illicit acts with a con-man and prostitute, in Ben Jonson's 1610 comedy.


Opening Night Production Credits

  Ben Jonson Writer
  Jules Irving Director
  James Hart Stearns Scenic Design
  James Hart Stearns Costume Design
  John Gleason Lighting Design
  Bill Doll Press Representative
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Clarence Derwent Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1967 Special Citation Philip Bosco Winner
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