The Beard of Avon

Name: New York Theatre Workshop
Address: 79 East 4th Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
First performance date: October 31, 2003
Opening date: November 18, 2003
Closing date: December 21, 2003

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Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
New York Theatre Workshop Producer
James C. Nicola Artistic Director
Lynn Moffat Managing Director
Amy Freed Playwright
David Van Tieghem Original Music
Douglas Hughes1 Director
Neil Patel Set Designer
Catherine Zuber Costume Designer
Michael Chybowski Lighting Designer
David Van Tieghem Sound Designer
Richard Kornberg & Associates Press Representative
Judith Schoenfeld Production Stage Manager
Neelam Vaswani Assistant Stage Manager
Deborah Hecht Dialect Coach

1Credited as Doug Hughes.

Actor Role
Timothy Doyle Minstrel/Walter Fitch/Earl of Derby/Player
James Gale Richard Burbage/Lord Walsingham
Kate Jennings Grant Anne Hathaway
Mark Harelik Edward De Vere
Tom Lacy Old Colin/Lord Burleigh/Lucy/Player
Alan Mandell Henry Condel/Sir Francis Bacon
Tim Blake Nelson Wiliam Shakspere
David Schramm John Herminge
Justin Schultz Geoffrey Dunderbread/Lady Lettice
Jeff Whitty Henry Wriothesley/Player
Mary Louise Wilson Queen Elizabeth
Award Person / Company Function
1 WON 2004 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Costume Design Catherine Zuber Costume Designer
2 NOMINATED 2004 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Play Amy Freed Playwright
3 NOMINATED 2004 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Mary Louise Wilson Actor
4 NOMINATED 2004 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play