Tragedy - Original

Martin Beck Theatre (September 25, 1935 - February 29, 1936)
Martin Beck Theatre (June 01, 1936 - June 13, 1936)
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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: September 25, 1935
  • Closing Date: June 13, 1936
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 195


Winterset played 179 performances in its original run, from Sept. 25, 1935 to Feb. 29, 1936. Following a national tour, the production returned to Broadway for a 16 performance return engagement.


Opening Night Cast

Margo Miriamne
Richard Bennett Judge Gaunt
Abner Biberman Radical
Anthony Blair Policeman
Eduardo Ciannelli Trock
Fernanda Eliscu Piny
Stanley Gould Young Man
Ruth Hammond 2nd Girl
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Maxwell Anderson Writer
  Guthrie McClintic Staging
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
  Stanley Gilkey General Manager
  Helen Deutsch Press Representative
  Eleanor Flexner Assistant Press Representative
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New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1936 Best American Play Maxwell Anderson Winner
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