Miss Margarida's Way

Solo - Original

Ambassador Theatre

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  • First Preview: September 16, 1977
  • Opening Date: September 27, 1977
  • Closing Date: January 1, 1978
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 98

Playwright: Roberto Athayde


A tyrannical eighth-grade teacher addresses the audience as her class, railing against religion, education and democracy.


Opening Night Cast

Estelle Parsons in Miss Margarida's Way Estelle Parsons Miss Margarida
Colin Garrey One of Her Students
The Audience The Rest of Her Students
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Roberto Athayde Writer
  Roberto Athayde Director
Santo Loquasto Santo Loquasto Scenic Design
Santo Loquasto Santo Loquasto Costume Design
  Martin Tudor Lighting Design
  Robert Kamlot NYSF General Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1977 - 1978

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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Unique Theatrical Experience Estelle Parsons Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Actress in a Play Estelle Parsons Nominee
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