The Apple Cart

Comedy - Revival

Plymouth Theatre

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  • Opening Date: October 18, 1956
  • Closing Date: February 2, 1957
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 124

Playwright: George Bernard Shaw


An English king outwits a prime minister and his cabinet who plan to strip the monarchy of its political influence.


Opening Night Cast

Maurice Evans King Magnus
Signe Hasso Orinthia
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Bernard  Shaw George Bernard Shaw Playwright
  George Schaefer Staging
  Robert O'Hearn Scenic Design
  Noel Taylor Costume Design
  Robert O'Hearn Lighting Design
  Ronald De Mann Hair Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1957 Actor in a Play Maurice Evans Nominee
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