Design for Living

Comedy - Revival

Circle in the Square Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: June 1, 1984
  • Opening Date: June 20, 1984
  • Closing Date: January 20, 1985
  • Previews: 17
  • Performances: 245

Playwright: Noël Coward


Artists Gilda, Otto and Leo rotate partners while on an excursion through Europe in Noel Coward's scandalous "ménage à trois" dark comedy.


Opening Night Cast

Jill Clayburgh in Design for Living Jill Clayburgh Gilda
Raúl Juliá Leo
Frank Langella in Design for Living Frank Langella Otto
Robertson Carricart Henry Carver
Helena Carroll Miss Hodge
Arthur French in Design for Living Arthur French Photographer
Matthew Birbeck
Lisa Kirk Grace Torrence
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Opening Night Production Credits

Noël Coward Noël Coward Writer
  George C. Scott Director
Thomas Lynch Thomas Lynch Scenic Design
Ann Roth Ann Roth Costume Design
  Marc B. Weiss Lighting Design
Paul Huntley Paul Huntley Wig Design
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1985 Outstanding Costume Design Ann Roth Nominee
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