Look Away

Play - Revival

Playhouse Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: December 15, 1972
  • Opening Date: January 7, 1973
  • Closing Date: January 7, 1973
  • Previews: 24
  • Performances: 1


Mary Todd Lincoln and her black dressmaker and confidante prepare to leave the asylum to which the President's widow was confined in the 1870s, while reminiscing about the past.


Opening Night Cast

Maya Angelou Elizabeth Keckley
Geraldine Page in Look Away Geraldine Page Mary Todd Lincoln
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Jerome Kilty Writer
Rip Torn Rip Torn Director
  Ben Edwards Scenic Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Design
  Ben Edwards Lighting Design
  Shirley Herz Press Representative
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1973 Featured Actress in a Play Maya Angelou Nominee
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