Otherwise Engaged

Play - Original

Plymouth Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: January 31, 1977
  • Opening Date: February 2, 1977
  • Closing Date: October 30, 1977
  • Previews: 2
  • Performances: 309

Playwright: Simon Gray


An intellectual refuses to become emotionally involved with his increasingly frustrated family and friends in Simon Gray's study of alienation.


Opening Night Production Credits

  Simon Gray Writer
Harold Pinter Harold Pinter Director
  Eileen Diss Scenic Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Design
  Neil Peter Jampolis Set Supervision and Lighting Design
  McCann & Nugent Productions, Inc. General Manager
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1977 Outstanding Actor in a Play Tom Courtenay Nominee
1977 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Michael Lombard Nominee
1977 Outstanding New Play (Foreign) Michael Codron
Simon Gray
Frank Milton
James M. Nederlander

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1977 Best Play Simon Gray Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1977 Actor in a Play Tom Courtenay Nominee
1977 Play   Nominee
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