Tea and Sympathy

Drama - Original

Ethel Barrymore Theatre (September 30, 1953 - February 07, 1955)
Longacre Theatre (February 09, 1955 - April 09, 1955)
48th Street Theatre (April 11, 1955 - June 18, 1955)
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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: September 30, 1953
  • Closing Date: June 18, 1955
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 712

Playwright: Robert Anderson

Opening Night Cast

Deborah Kerr Laura Reynolds
Leif Erickson Bill Reynolds
John Kerr Tom Lee
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Robert Anderson Writer
Elia Kazan Elia Kazan Director
Elia Kazan Elia Kazan Staging
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
  Anna Hill Johnstone Costume Design
  Jo Mielziner Lighting Design
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1955 Theatre World Award Anthony Perkins Winner
1955 Theatre World Award Mary Fickett Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1954 Featured Actor in a Play John Kerr Winner
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