Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!

The 50th Anniversary production and first Broadway revival of William Gibson's Tony Award® winning play THE MIRACLE WORKER, directed by Kate Whoriskey (Ruined), opened last night, Wednesday, March 3rd at Circle in the Square Theatre. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the opening night party!

Staged in the round for the first time, THE MIRACLE WORKER stars Academy Award® nominee Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine), Tony Award® nominee Alison Pill (Broadway's The Lieutenant of Inishmore, film Milk), Golden Globe Award® winner and Emmy Award® nominee Matthew Modine(film Short Cuts, "And the Band Played On"), Jennifer Morrison (Fox series "House," film Star Trek), Tony Award® winner Elizabeth Franz (Death of a Salesman) and features Tobias Segal, Daniel Oreskes, Michael Cummings, Simone Joy Jones, Yvette Ganier and Lance Chantiles-Wertz.

Set in Tuscumbia, Alabama in the 1880s, THE MIRACLE WORKER tells the story of the young Helen Keller, who became blind and deaf after a childhood illness, and the extraordinary woman, Annie Sullivan, who taught her to communicate with the world.

THE MIRACLE WORKER features scenic design by Derek McLane, costume design by Paul Tazewell, lighting design by Kenneth Posner, original music and sound design by Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen, hair design by Charles LaPointe, and physical coaching and movement by Lee Sher.

THE MIRACLE WORKER is produced by David Richenthal, Eric Falkenstein, Randall L. Wreghitt, Barbara & Buddy Freitag, Dan Frishwasser, Joseph J. Grano, Jr., Mallory Factor, Cheryl Lachowicz, Martha Falkenberg, Bruce J. Carusi & Susan Altamore Carusi, Lynn Shaw, David & Sheila Lehrer; in association with Connie Bartlow Kristan and Jamie deRoy/Remmel T. Dickinson.

For ticket and scheduling information visit: www.miracleworkeronbroadway.com.

Photos by Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.


Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Daniel Breaker & Director Kate Whoriskey

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Elizabeth Franz

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Elizabeth Franz

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Lance Chantiles-Wertz

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Lance Chantiles-Wertz

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Simone Joy

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Simone Joy

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Michael Cummings

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Michael Cummings

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Daniel Oreskes

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Matthew Modine

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Matthew Modine

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Matthew Modine

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Tobias Segal

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Tobias Segal

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Matthew Modine

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Matthew Modine

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Matthew Modine

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Matthew Modine

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Tobias Segal

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Abigail Breslin

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Jennifer Morrison

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!
Alison Pill

Photo Coverage: THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night Party!

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.