Watch on the Rhine

Drama - Revival

John Golden Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: December 22, 1979
  • Opening Date: January 3, 1980
  • Closing Date: February 3, 1980
  • Previews: 13
  • Performances: 36

Playwright: Lillian Hellman


A peace activist exiled from pre-World War II Nazi Germany and a conservative Romanian unsure of how real a threat the Nazis pose meet in the Washington, D.C. home of the German's mother-in-law, in Lillian Hellman's tense drama.


Opening Night Cast

Joyce Ebert Sara Muller
Jill Eikenberry Marthe de Brancovis
Mary Fogarty Anise
George Hearn in Watch on the Rhine George Hearn Kurt Muller
Robert Judd Joseph
Mark McLaughlin Joshua Muller
Jan Miner Fanny Farrelly
Bobby Scott Bodo Muller
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Opening Night Production Credits

Lillian Hellman Lillian Hellman Writer
  Tom Fay "Soldier's Song" composed by
  Arvin Brown Director
  John T. Jensen, Jr. Scenic Design
  Bill Walker Costume Design
  Ronald Wallace Lighting Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1980 Featured Actor in a Play George Hearn Nominee
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