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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
On the campus of a small New England college, George (Tracy Letts) and Martha (Amy Morton) invite a new professor and his wife home for a nightcap. As the cocktails flow, the young couple finds themselves caught in the crossfire of a savage marital war where the combatants attack the self-deceptions they forged for their own survival. Tracy Letts and Amy Morton faced off as one of theatre’s most notoriously dysfunctional couples in this revival of Edward Albee’s Tony Award-winning Best Play.

Theatre: Booth Theatre
Opening Night: October 13 2012
Final Performance: March 03 2013

Producers: Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, Susan Quint Gallin, Mary Lu Roffe, Kit Seidel, Amy Danis & Mark Johannes, Patty Baker, Mark S. Golub & David S. Golub, Richard Gross, Jam Theatricals, Cheryl Lachowicz, Michael Palitz, Dramatic Forces/Angelina Fiordellisi, Luigi & Rose Caiola, Ken Greiner, Kathleen K. Johnson, Kirmser Ponturo Fund, Will Trice, GFour Productions, Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
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5 Nominations

Best Revival of a Play
Winner
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Winner
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Best Direction of a Play
Winner
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HISTORY

This is the fourth Broadway production of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. The previous parings of George and Martha were Uta Hagen and Arthur Hill (1962); Colleen Dewhurst and Ben Gazzara (1976); and Kathleen Turner and Bill Irwin (2005). Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton starred in a 1966 film adaptation. This production began at Steppenwolf Theatre Co. in Chicago and played the Arena Stage in Washington, DC, before coming to New York.

TRIVIA

  • This production opened on Broadway exactly 50 years to the day after the play’s original Broadway opening on October 13, 1962.
  • Columbia Masterworks issued an original cast recording of the piece in 1963, rare for a play. The album is on 4 LPs, running nearly 3 hours.

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