The House of Blue Leaves

Theatre
Name: Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater
Address: 150 West 65th Street, New York, NY 10023
Production Details
Number of performances: 38
Opening date: March 19, 1986
Closing date: April 20, 1986
Awards
Nominated

1986 Drama Desk Award Nominations
1. Outstanding Actor in a Play, John Mahoney
2. Outstanding Actress in a Play, Stockard Channing
3. Outstanding Actress in a Play, Swoosie Kurtz
Won

1986 Drama Desk Awards
1. Outstanding Revival
2. Outstanding Set Design, Tony Walton
3. Outstanding Director of a Play, Jerry Zaks

1986 Obie Award
Best Performance, Swoosie Kurtz

1986 Clarence Derwent Award
John Mahoney

1986 Henry Hewes Design Award
Scenic Design, Tony Walton
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Lincoln Center Theater Producer
Bernard Gersten Executive Producer
Gregory Mosher Artistic Director
  
John Guare Playwright
  
Jerry Zaks Director
  
Tony Walton Set Designer
Ann Roth Costume Designer
Paul Gallo Lighting Designer
Aural Fixation Sound Designer
  
Kate Stewart Stage Manager

Cast
Actor Role
Ian Blackman M.P./El Dorado Bartender
Jane Cecil 2nd Nun
Jane Cecil Head Nun
Stockard Channing Bunny Flingus
Peter J. Dowling White Man/El Dorado/Bartender
Patricia Falkenhain Head Nun
Julie Hagerty Corrinna Stroller
Swoosie Kurtz Bananas Shaughnessy
John Mahoney Artie Shaughnessy
Kathleen McKiernan Bananas Shaughnessy/Little Nun
Ben Stiller Ronnie Shaughnessy
Ann Talman Little Nun
Christopher Walken Billy Einhorn
Ian Blackman Ronnie Shaughnessy UNDERSTUDY
Brian Evers Artie Shaughnessy/Billy Einhorn UNDERSTUDY
Melodie Somers Bunny Flingus/Corrinna Stroller UNDERSTUDY
Notes
Transferred to the Vivian Beaumont Theatre on April 29, 1986 and closed on October 5, 1986. It reopened at the Plymouth Theatre on October 14, 1986 and closed on March 15, 1987.