Heartbreak House

Comedy - Revival

Circle in the Square Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: November 18, 1983
  • Opening Date: December 7, 1983
  • Closing Date: February 5, 1984
  • Previews: 21
  • Performances: 65

Playwright: George Bernard Shaw

Synopsis

On the eve of World War I, unlikely romantic encounters occur during a most unusual country weekend.

 

Opening Night Cast

Philip Bosco in Heartbreak House Philip Bosco Boss Mangan
Rosemary Harris in Heartbreak House Rosemary Harris Hesione Hushabye
Rex Harrison in Heartbreak House Rex Harrison Captain Shotover
Amy Irving in Heartbreak House Amy Irving Ellie Dunn
Dana Ivey in Heartbreak House Dana Ivey Lady Utterword
Stephen McHattie Hector Hushabye
Jan Miner Nurse Guinness
Bill Moor Randall Utterword
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Bernard  Shaw George Bernard Shaw Writer
Anthony Page Anthony Page Director
  Marjorie Kellogg Scenic Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Design
Paul Gallo Paul Gallo Lighting Design
Paul Huntley Paul Huntley Wig Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1983 - 1984

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1984 Outstanding Actor in a Play Rex Harrison Nominee
1984 Outstanding Actress in a Play Rosemary Harris Nominee
1984 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Amy Irving Nominee
1984 Outstanding Revival   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1984 Actor in a Play Rex Harrison Nominee
1984 Actress in a Play Rosemary Harris Nominee
1984 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Jane Greenwood Nominee
1984 Featured Actor in a Play Philip Bosco Nominee
1984 Featured Actress in a Play Dana Ivey Nominee
1984 Revival (Play or Musical)   Nominee
 
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