The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker
Theatre: Circle in the Square
Status: Closed
(February 12, 2010 - April 04, 2010 )
  • Preview: February 12, 2010
  • Open: March 3, 2010
  • Close: April 4, 2010
Play - Revival
Running Time: 2hrs

Set in Alabama in the 1880s, The Miracle Worker tells the story of real-life Medal of Freedom winner Helen Keller, born blind and deaf, and Annie Sullivan, the extraordinary teacher who taught her to communicate with the world.

For The Record:

William Gibson originally wrote “The Miracle Worker” as a teleplay in 1957.  The theatrical production opened on Oct 19, 1959 at the Playhouse Theatre under the auspices of Fred Coe.  Arthur Penn directed a cast which included Anne Bancroft (Annie Sullivan) & Patty Duke (Helen Keller).

Total Gross: $1,687,067
Average Weekly Gross: $210,883
Total Attendance: 36,610
Average Weekly Attendance: 81%

Staff & Creative Team

Production Manager:

Juniper Street Productions

Casting Director:

Binder Casting

Advertising Representative:



Type A Marketing

Press Agent:


Interactive Marketing:

Arts Meets Commerce

Production Stage Manager:

J Philip Bassett


Kate Whoriskey


Derek McLane


Paul Tazewell


Kenneth Posner


Helen Keller 02/12/2010 - 04/04/2010
Annie Sullivan 02/12/2010 - 04/04/2010
Captain Keller 02/12/2010 - 04/04/2010
Kate Keller 02/12/2010 - 04/04/2010
Aunt Ev 02/12/2010 - 04/04/2010