Bosoms and Neglect

Comedy - Original

Longacre Theatre

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  • First Preview: April 27, 1979
  • Opening Date: May 3, 1979
  • Closing Date: May 5, 1979
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 4

Playwright: John Guare


A couple is in for a night of revelation when they discover that their psychiatrist is leaving and that the man's mother is dying of cancer.


Opening Night Cast

Marian Mercer Deirdre
Kate Reid in Bosoms and Neglect Kate Reid Henny
Paul Rudd Scooper
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Opening Night Production Credits

John Guare John Guare Writer
  Mel Shapiro Director
  John Wulp Scenic Design
  Willa Kim Costume Design
  Max Allentuck General Manager
Merle Debuskey Merle Debuskey General Press Representative
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1979 Outstanding Actress in a Play Kate Reid Nominee
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