"Master Harold"...and the Boys.

Drama - Original

Lyceum Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: April 30, 1982
  • Opening Date: May 4, 1982
  • Closing Date: February 26, 1983
  • Previews: 5
  • Performances: 344

Playwright: Athol Fugard

Synopsis

In South Africa during the apartheid era a young white man's relationship with his two older black servants changes as he matures.

 

Opening Night Cast

Danny Glover in Danny Glover Willie
Zakes Mokae Sam
Lonny Price in Lonny Price Hally
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Opening Night Production Credits

Athol Fugard Athol Fugard Writer
Athol Fugard Athol Fugard Director
  Wesley Fata Movement Director
  Jane Clark Scenic Design
  Sheila McLamb Costume Design
  David Noling Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1981 - 1982

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1982 Outstanding Actor in a Play Zakes Mokae Nominee
1982 Outstanding Director of a Play Athol Fugard Nominee
1982 Outstanding New Play   Winner

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1982 Best Play Athol Fugard Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1982 Outstanding Actor in a Play Zakes Mokae Winner
1982 Outstanding Director Athol Fugard Winner
1982 Outstanding New Broadway Play   Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1982 Theatre World Award Danny Glover Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1982 Direction of a Play Athol Fugard Nominee
1982 Featured Actor in a Play Zakes Mokae Winner
1982 Play   Nominee
 
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