The Lark

Drama - Original

Longacre Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: November 17, 1955
  • Closing Date: June 2, 1956
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 229

Playwright: Jean Anouilh

Opening Night Cast

Julie Harris in The Lark Julie Harris Joan
Theodore Bikel Robert de Beaudricourt
Boris Karloff Cauchon
Christopher Plummer in The Lark Christopher Plummer Warwick
Joseph Wiseman The Inquisitor
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Jean Anouilh Writer
  Joseph Anthony Director
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
  Alvin Colt Costume Design
  Jo Mielziner Lighting Design
  Max Allentuck General Manager
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1956 Actor in a Play Boris Karloff Nominee
1956 Actress in a Play Julie Harris Winner
1956 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Alvin Colt Nominee
1956 Direction (pre-1960) Joseph Anthony Nominee
1956 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Jo Mielziner Nominee
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