Vivat! Vivat Regina!

Play - Original

Broadhurst Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 20, 1972
  • Closing Date: April 29, 1972
  • Previews: 3
  • Performances: 116

Playwright: Robert Bolt


Queen Elizabeth I and her cousin, Mary, Queen of Scots, must choose whether to commit themselves to love or country, with each forever envying the other's decision.


Opening Night Cast

Eileen Atkins in Vivat!  Vivat Regina! Eileen Atkins Elizabeth I
Claire Bloom in Vivat!  Vivat Regina! Claire Bloom Mary Queen of Scots
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Robert Bolt Writer
  Peter Dews Director
  Carl Toms Scenic Design
  Lloyd Burlingame Lighting Design
  Arthur Cantor Press Representative
  Ellen Levene Press Representative
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1972 Outstanding Performance Eileen Atkins Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1972 Actress in a Play Eileen Atkins Nominee
1972 Featured Actor in a Play Lee Richardson Nominee
1972 Featured Actor in a Play Douglas Rain Nominee
1972 Play   Nominee
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