Dinner at Eight

Comedy - Revival

Alvin Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: September 17, 1966
  • Opening Date: September 27, 1966
  • Closing Date: January 14, 1967
  • Previews: 9
  • Performances: 127

Playwright: George S. Kaufman, Edna Ferber


A couple in financial trouble invite a variety of socially prominent, social-climbing and socially fading characters to a dinner party at their home.


Opening Night Cast

Judith Barcroft Paula Jordan
Robert Burr Dan Packard
John Carpenter Joe Stengel
Mindy Carson Lucy Talbot
Marilyn Clark Miss Alden
Niki Flacks Tina
Ruth Ford Hattie Loomis
Arlene Francis Carlotta Vance
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Opening Night Production Credits

George S.  Kaufman George S. Kaufman Writer
Edna Ferber Edna Ferber Writer
  Tyrone Guthrie Director
  David Hays Scenic Design
  Ray Diffen Costume Design
  David Hays Lighting Design
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1967 Theatre World Award Pamela Tiffin Winner
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