Great Day in the Morning

Play - Original

Henry Miller's Theatre

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  • First Preview: March 27, 1962
  • Opening Date: March 28, 1962
  • Closing Date: April 7, 1962
  • Previews: 1
  • Performances: 13


A resolutely liberal, irreligious woman fights with her family and friends for years but relents long enough to attend her niece's confirmation.


Opening Night Cast

David Canary Owen Brady
Colleen Dewhurst Phoebe Flaherty
Michael Bradford Second Policeman
Peggy Burke Sis McAnany
J.D. Cannon Joe McAnany
Thomas Carlin Tricky Hennessey
Elisabeth Fraser Dutchy
Lou Frizzell Schultz
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Opening Night Production Credits

Alice Cannon Alice Cannon Writer
  José Quintero Director
  Lester Polakov Scenic Design
  Noel Taylor Costume Design
  Lester Polakov Lighting Design
  James D. Proctor Press Representative
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1962 Actress in a Play Colleen Dewhurst Nominee
1962 Direction of a Play José Quintero Nominee
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