A Gift of Time

Play - Original

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

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  • First Preview: February 20, 1962
  • Opening Date: February 22, 1962
  • Closing Date: May 12, 1962
  • Previews: 2
  • Performances: 92

Playwright: Garson Kanin


A man who has been diagnosed with cancer decides to live his remaining days as fully as he can rather than protract his illness in bed.


Opening Night Cast

Olivia de Havilland Lael Tucker Wertenbaker
Henry Fonda Charles Christian Wertenbaker
Joseph Campanella Daniel Stein
Lucretia Gould Madame Oyarzabel
Leslye Hunter Timberlake Wertenbaker
John MacKay Thomas Loring
Dr. Barcet
Gary Morgan Christian Wertenbaker
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Opening Night Production Credits

Garson Kanin Garson Kanin Writer
Garson Kanin Garson Kanin Director
  Boris Aronson Production Design
  Edith Lutyens Costume Design
  Jean Rosenthal Lighting Design
  Michel Kazan Coiffures
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1962 Featured Actor in a Play Joseph Campanella Nominee
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