Comedy - Revival

ANTA Washington Square Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 14, 1965
  • Closing Date: May 22, 1965
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 74

Playwright: Molière


A religious conman infiltrates the household of a gullible man and his exasperated family in Moliere's 1664 comedy.


Opening Night Cast

Daniel Ades Sergeant
Mariclare Costello Midwife
Joyce Ebert Mariane
Larry Gates Orgon
James Greene Servant
Hal Holbrook in Tartuffe Hal Holbrook M. Loyal
Graham Jarvis Sergeant
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Molière Writer
  Richard Wilbur Translated into English verse
  William Ball Director
  David Hays Scenic Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Design
  John Gleason Lighting Design
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Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Outstanding Play   Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Theatre World Award Michael O'Sullivan Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Jane Greenwood Nominee
1965 Direction of a Play William Ball Nominee
1965 Producer of a Play Robert Whitehead Nominee
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