Play with Music - Original

Circle in the Square Theatre

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  • First Preview: February 24, 1979
  • Opening Date: March 15, 1979
  • Closing Date: May 20, 1979
  • Previews: 21
  • Performances: 77

Playwright: Stewart Parker

Lyrics: Stewart Parker

Music: Jimmy Kennedy


An Irish bike shop owner sees "the common wheel" as a cure for the strife his country is suffering.


Opening Night Cast

John Horton in Spokesong John Horton Julian
John Lithgow in Spokesong John Lithgow Frank
Joseph Maher The Trick Cyclist
Josef Sommer Francis
Maria Tucci in Spokesong Maria Tucci Kitty
Virginia Vestoff Daisy
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Stewart Parker Writer
  Jimmy Kennedy Music
  Stewart Parker Lyrics
  Kenneth Frankel Director
  Marjorie Kellogg Scenic Design
  Bill Walker Costume Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1979 Featured Actor in a Play Joseph Maher Nominee
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