You Can't Take It With You

Comedy - Revival

Plymouth Theatre (April 04, 1983 - December 10, 1983)
Royale Theatre (December 13, 1983 - January 01, 1984)
Data not verified
  • First Preview: March 30, 1983
  • Opening Date: April 4, 1983
  • Closing Date: January 1, 1984
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 312

Playwright: George S. Kaufman, Moss Hart


An eccentric family allows each member to pursue his own ambition in the home, but their routine is disrupted when a daughter with a regular job wants to bring her fiancé and his Wall Street family to dinner in George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart's Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy.


Opening Night Cast

James Coco Boris Kolenkhov
Colleen Dewhurst Olga
Jason Robards, Jr. in You Can't Take It With You Jason Robards, Jr. Martin Vanderhof
Elizabeth Wilson Penelope Sycamore
Maureen Anderman in You Can't Take It With You Maureen Anderman Alice Sycamore
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Opening Night Production Credits

Moss Hart Moss Hart Writer
George S.  Kaufman George S. Kaufman Writer
  Ellis Rabb Director
  Reed Jones Musical Staging
  James Tilton Scenic Design
  Nancy Potts Costume Design
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1983 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Maureen Anderman Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1983 Outstanding Revival   Winner
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