No Exit

Drama - Original

Biltmore Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: November 26, 1946
  • Closing Date: December 21, 1946
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 31

Playwright: Jean-Paul Sartre


A man and three women, each of whom died with the weight of various sins, are put in a waiting room and interrogate each other about why they are there, ultimately realizing that this situation will be their hell, in Jean-Paul Sartre's existentialist play.


Opening Night Cast

Annabella Inez
Claude Dauphin Cradeau
Ruth Ford Estelle
Peter Kass Bellboy
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Jean-Paul Sartre Writer
  John Huston Director
  Frederick Kiesler Scenic Design
  Frederick Kiesler Lighting Design
  Herman Levin Producer
  Oliver Smith Producer
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New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1947 Best Foreign Play Jean-Paul Sartre Winner
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