A Doll's House

Drama - Revival

Playhouse Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: January 4, 1971
  • Opening Date: January 13, 1971
  • Closing Date: June 26, 1971
  • Previews: 15
  • Performances: 111

Playwright: Henrik Ibsen


Nora Helmer, a childlike wife and mother accustomed to an existence built around her husband Torvald, comes to confront the truth of her marriage, in Henrik Ibsen's groundbreaking 1879 play.


Opening Night Cast

Claire Bloom in A Doll's House Claire Bloom Nora Helmer
Patricia Elliott Kristine Linde
Robert Gerringer Nils Krogstad
Donald Madden Torvald Helmer
Eda Reiss Merin Helene
Roy Shuman Dr. Rank
Kate Wilkinson Anne-Marie
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Opening Night Production Credits

Henrik Ibsen Henrik Ibsen Writer
  Patrick Garland Director
  John Bury Scenic Design
  John Bury Costume Design
  John Bury Lighting Design
  Samuel J. Friedman Press Representative
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1971 Outstanding Performance Claire Bloom Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1971 Outstanding Actress in a Play Claire Bloom Winner
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