Not About Nightingales

Not About Nightingales
Theatre: Circle in the Square
Status: Closed
(February 13, 1999 - June 13, 1999 )
  • Preview: February 13, 1999
  • Open: February 25, 1999
  • Close: June 13, 1999
Play - New York Premiere
Running Time: 3hrs

"Not About Nightingales" is the recently discovered early play by Tennessee Williams set in a large American prison in 1938.

For The Record:

This production was originally done by the RNT (Trevor Nunn, Artistic Dir), the Moving Theatre (Corin & Vanessa Redgrave, Artistic Dirs) & the Alley Theatre (Gregory Boyd, Artistic Dir) in Houston, TX in 1998.

Total Gross: $2,465,086
Average Weekly Gross: $136,949
Total Gross Potential: 54%
Total Attendance: 59,027
Average Weekly Attendance: 76%

Staff & Creative Team

Casting Director:

Liz Woodman Casting

Advertising Representative:

SPOTCo

Production Stage Manager:

Michael Brunner

Music:

Steve Edis

Director:

Trevor Nunn

Settings:

Richard Hoover

Costumes:

Karyl Newman

Lighting:

Chris Parry

Cast

Bert "Boss" Whalen 02/13/1999 - 06/13/1999
Eva Crane 02/13/1999 - 06/13/1999
Oliver Armstead (Ollie) 02/13/1999 - 06/13/1999
Shapiro 02/13/1999 - 06/13/1999
Reverend Hooker/Alberts 02/13/1999 - 06/13/1999
Schultz 02/13/1999 - 06/13/1999