The Trip Back Down

Play - Original

Longacre Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: December 26, 1976
  • Opening Date: January 4, 1977
  • Closing Date: March 5, 1977
  • Previews: 10
  • Performances: 70

Playwright: John Bishop


An unremarkable race car driver must confront his career's inevitable downslide while visiting family and friends in his old home town.


Opening Night Cast

John Cullum in The Trip Back Down John Cullum Bobby HorvaTh
Jill André JoAnn Meeghan
William Andrews Man
Factory Worker
Party Guest
Doris Belack Barbara Horvath
Charles Brant Chuck
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Opening Night Production Credits

  John Bishop Writer
  Terry Schreiber Director
  Harold Tine Scenic Design
  Pearl Somner Costume Design
  Richard Nelson Lighting Design
  Media Hair Design Hair Design
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1977 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Anthony Call Nominee
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