A Loss of Roses

Play - Original

Eugene O'Neill Theatre

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  • First Preview: November 28, 1959
  • Opening Date: November 28, 1959
  • Closing Date: December 19, 1959
  • Previews: 2
  • Performances: 25

Playwright: William Inge


An out-of-work dancer comes to stay with the much-too-close mother and son for whom she had once worked as a maid, in William Inge's play.


Opening Night Cast

Betty Field Mrs. Helen Baird
Carol Haney Lila Green
Warren Beatty in A Loss of Roses Warren Beatty Kenny
Robert Webber Ricky Powers
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Inge William Inge Writer
  Daniel Mann Director
  Boris Aronson Scenic Design
  Lucinda Ballard Costume Design
  Feder Lighting Design
  C. Edwin Knill General Manager
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1960 Theatre World Award Warren Beatty Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1960 Featured Actor in a Play Warren Beatty Nominee
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