Driving Miss Daisy

Name: John Houseman Theatre
Address: 450 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
Production Details
Number of performances: 1195
Opening date: April 15, 1987
Closing date: June 3, 1990
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Daisy Company Producer
Playwrights Horizons Producer
Alfred Uhry Playwright
Robert Waldman Incidental Music
Ron Lagomarsino Director
Thomas Lynch Set Designer
Michael Krass Costume Designer
Arden Fingerhut Lighting Designer
Joshua Starbuck Sound Designer
David Powers Press Representative

Actor Role
Morgan Freeman Hoke Coleburn
Ray Gill Boolie Werthan
Dana Ivey Daisy Werthan
Replacement Credits

Actor Role
Arthur French Hoke Colburn
Earle Hyman Hoke Coleburn
Anderson Matthews Boolie Werthan
Rochelle Oliver Daisy Werthan
Frances Sternhagen Daisy Werthan

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Award Person / Company Function
1 WON 1988 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding Actress in a Play Dana Ivey Actor
2 WON 1988 Outer Critics Circle Award, Best Director Ron Lagomarsino Director
3 WON 1988 Pulitzer Prize, Drama Alfred Uhry Playwright
4 WON 1987 Obie Award, Performance Dana Ivey Actor