Forty Carats

Comedy - Original

Morosco Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: December 26, 1968
  • Closing Date: November 7, 1970
  • Previews: 2
  • Performances: 780

Playwright: Jean-Pierre Gredy, Pierre Barillet


A 40-year-old divorcee has a rejuvenating affair with a younger man in Jay Allen's adaptation of the Pierre Barillet and Jean-Pierre Gredy comedy.


Opening Night Cast

Julie Harris in Forty Carats Julie Harris Ann Stanley
Franklin Cover Eddy Edwards
Glenda Farrell Maud Hayes
Murray Hamilton Billy Boylan
Polly Rowles Mrs. Margolin
Marco St. John Peter Latham
Gretchen Corbett Trina Stanley
John Cecil Holm Mr. Latham
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Pierre Barillet Writer
  Jean-Pierre Gredy Writer
Abe Burrows Abe Burrows Director
  Will Steven Armstrong Scenic Design
  William McHone Costume Design
  Martin Aronstein Lighting Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1969 Actress in a Play Julie Harris Winner
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