Six Characters in Search of an Author

Comedy - Revival

Phoenix Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: December 11, 1955
  • Closing Date: February 5, 1956
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 65

Playwright: Luigi Pirandello

Opening Night Cast

Dario Barri Supporting Cast
Francis Bethencourt The Leading Man
Mildred Chandler The Wardrobe Mistress
Whitfield Connor The Father
William Cottrell The Second Man
Hale Gabrielson The Ingenue
John Glennon The Character Juvenile
Grayson Hall The Second Woman
See Full Opening Night Cast

Opening Night Production Credits

  Luigi Pirandello Writer
  Tyrone Guthrie Staging
  Robert Wunsch Assistant Staging
  Klaus Holm Scenic Design
  Alvin Colt Costume Design
  Klaus Holm Lighting Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1956 Direction (pre-1960) Tyrone Guthrie Nominee
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