A Hole in the Head

Comedy - Original

Plymouth Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: February 28, 1957
  • Closing Date: July 13, 1957
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 156

Playwright: Arnold Schulman


A widower allows his young son to run wild in a Miami Beach hotel, until his brother and sister-in-law come to raise the child themselves in Arnold Schulman's play.


Opening Night Cast

David Burns Max
Paul Douglas Sidney
Louise Erickson Tina
Lee Grant Mrs. Rogers
Larry Hart Herbert
Kay Medford Sophie
Jacob Mestel Mr. Goldblatt
Tom Pedi Lenny
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Arnold Schulman Writer
Garson Kanin Garson Kanin Director
  Boris Aronson Scenic Design
  Patton Campbell Costume Design
  Jean Rosenthal Lighting Design
  Ben Rosenberg Company Manager
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1957 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Boris Aronson Nominee
1958 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Boris Aronson Nominee
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