The Cocktail Party

Play - Revival

Lyceum Theatre

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  • Opening Date: October 7, 1968
  • Closing Date: April 26, 1969
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 44

Playwright: T.S. Eliot


The guests at a fashionable cocktail party discover that the hostess is missing and a strange guest has taken over her flat, in T.S. Eliot's dissection of London society.


Opening Night Cast

Brian Bedford in The Cocktail Party Brian Bedford Edward Chamberlayne
Patricia Conolly in The Cocktail Party Patricia Conolly Celia Coplestone
Keene Curtis Alexander MacColgie Gibbs
Etain O'Malley A Nurse - Secretary
Frances Sternhagen in The Cocktail Party Frances Sternhagen Lavinia Chamberlayne
Nancy Walker Julia (Mrs. Shuttlethwaite)
Sydney Walker An Unidentified Guest (later, Sir Henry Harcourt-Reilly)
James Whittle A Caterer's Man
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Opening Night Production Credits

  T.S. Eliot Writer
  Philip Minor Director
  Nancy Potts Costume Design
  James Tilton Lighting Design
  APA-Phoenix Repertory Company Producer
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