Elizabeth I

Play with Music - Original

Lyceum Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: March 28, 1972
  • Opening Date: April 5, 1972
  • Closing Date: April 8, 1972
  • Previews: 11
  • Performances: 5

Playwright: Paul Foster


The events of Elizabeth I's reign over England are presented in a cartoonish, sketch-like fashion by a 16th-century troupe of street performers.


Opening Night Cast

Jeff Chandler God
King Philip
Jerry Cunliffe Muscovite
Cambridge Dean
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Paul Foster Writer
  John-Michael Tebelak Director
  Robbie Anton Scenic Design
  Susan Tsu Costume Design
  Roger Morgan Lighting Design
  Jack Shearing Sound Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1973 Featured Actress in a Play Penelope Windust Nominee
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