Kennedy's Children

Play - Original

John Golden Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: October 30, 1975
  • Opening Date: November 3, 1975
  • Closing Date: January 4, 1976
  • Previews: 5
  • Performances: 72

Playwright: Robert Patrick


A group of grown-up children of the 1960s commiserate in a Lower East Side bar about how their Kennedy-era dreams have dissolved in the 1970s.


Opening Night Production Credits

  Robert Patrick Writer
  Clive Donner Director
  Martin Aronstein Lighting Design
  Jay Kingwill General Manager
  Robert Frissell Company Manager
  David Powers General Press Representative
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1976 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Kaiulani Lee Nominee
1976 Outstanding New Play   Nominee
1976 Outstanding Set Design Santo Loquasto Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1976 Featured Actress in a Play Shirley Knight Winner
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