One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Drama - Original

Cort Theatre

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  • First Preview: November 12, 1963
  • Opening Date: November 13, 1963
  • Closing Date: January 25, 1964
  • Previews: 1
  • Performances: 82

Playwright: Dale Wasserman


Mental hospital patient Randle McMurphy leads a revolt against cold Nurse Ratched in this stage adaptation of the Ken Kesey novel.


Opening Night Cast

Ed Ames Chief Bromden
Malcolm Atterbury Scanlon
Clifford Cothren Technician #1
William Daniels Dale Harding
Kirk Douglas Randle P. McMurphy
Wesley Gale Fredericks
William Gleason Ruckly
Arlene Golonka Candy Starr
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Dale Wasserman Writer
  Alex Segal Director
  Will Steven Armstrong Scenic Design
  Will Steven Armstrong Lighting Design
  Harvey B. Sabinson Press Representative
  Lee Solters Press Representative
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1963 - 1964

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