The Hothouse

Comedy - Original

Playhouse Theatre

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  • First Preview: April 30, 1982
  • Opening Date: May 6, 1982
  • Closing Date: May 30, 1982
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 29


A paranoid superintendent at a government-run rest home must cope with an annoying aide and a disastrous holiday auction, in Harold Pinter's 1958 absurdist dark comedy.


Opening Night Production Credits

Harold Pinter Harold Pinter Writer
  Adrian Hall Director
Eugene Lee Eugene Lee Scenic Design
  William Lane Costume Design
Eugene Lee Eugene Lee Lighting Design
  Harvey Elliott General Manager
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1982 Outstanding Lighting Design Eugene Lee Nominee
1982 Outstanding Set Design Eugene Lee Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1982 Featured Actor in a Play Richard Kavanaugh Nominee
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