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Original Production
Run Type:Unknown
Market:Broadway
Previews: October 14, 1974
Closing:October 02, 1977

Hayes Theatre (Broadway)

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2022
NENAproductions Theater Project is celebrating 20 years in residence at The Jersey Shore Arts Center with the 2022 - 2023 Theater Season. The upcoming season truly reflects what this theater company has set out to accomplish since its inception.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022
AstonRep Theatre Company is launching it 15th and final season with a revival of Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Buried Child directed by Ensemble Member Derek Bertelsen*, playing October 21 – November 19, 2022 at The Edge Theater.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2022
the american vicarious will present a Five-Borough NYC Tour (5BT) of their critically acclaimed production of Debate: Baldwin vs Buckley, a staging of the historic clash between James Baldwin and William F. Buckley Jr.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022
Theatre Rhinoceros will present the West Coast premiere of Bad Hombres by Guillermo Reyes, directed by River Bermudez Sanders, and performed by Rudy Guerrero, October 6 - 30, 2022.
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 11, 2022
This fall, Steep Theatre will return to the stage with the Midwest Premiere of Alexis Scheer’s Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, opening October 28. This production will mark Steep’s first from award-winning playwright Scheer and Sophiyaa Nayar’s Steep directorial debut.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 31, 2022
Queens Theater will present Debate: Baldwin vs Buckley from the american vicarious. Adapted and directed by Founding Artistic Director Christopher McElroen, this staging of the historic clash between James Baldwin and William F. Buckley Jr. will take place on November 11 at 8pm and 12 at 3pm & 8pm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022
Casting has been set for the U.S. premiere of “2:22 – A Ghost Story” playing at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre this fall. Get the scoop on the cast!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2022
The Dryden Ensemble opens its new season with “Versailles: Intrigue & Envy.” Performances will take place on Saturday, November 12 at 7:30 p.m.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022
RED BULL THEATER has announced the cast for the next offering of a new season of in-person OBIE Award-winning Revelation Readings, The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster, directed by Jesse Berger.  Kelley Curran will tackle the titular role.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2022
Pascal Theatre Company has announced the full cast for the world première of 12:37 at Finborough Theatre, the new play from award-winning writer and director Julia Pascal. Pascal directs Alex Cartuson (Paul Green), Ruth Lass (Minnie Green/Shoshana Liebovicz), Danann McAleer (Harry Cohen/Jonathan Stein), Lisa O'Connor (Eileen O'Reily/Rina Goldberg) and Eoin O'Dubhghaill (Cecil Green).
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 30, 2022
Exclusive presale for A Little Life, starring James Norton, Omari Douglas, Zach Wyatt and Elliot Cowan.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2022
Boca Stage opens the 2022/2023 season with a mesmerizing new play, The Thin Place by Obie Award winner Lucas Hnath. Heaven and Earth, the Celtic saying goes, are only three feet apart, but in “thin places” that distance is even shorter. Boca Stage has assembled an extraordinary cast of accomplished actors to bring this haunting tale to life. 
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2022
Ivo van Hove will stage the English language première of Hanya Yanagihara's critically acclaimed prize-winning novel, A Little Life in the West End. Van Hove directs James Norton (Jude), Luke Thompson (Willem), Omari Douglas (JB), Zach Wyatt (Malcolm), Elliot Cowan (Brother Luke/Doctor Traylor/Caleb), Zubin Varla (Harold), Nathalie Armin (Ana), and Emilio Doorgasingh (Andy).
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - May 5, 2022
Hangmen got a second chance at Broadway after it was forced to shutter while still in previews back in 2020. Now it's back, and this time around, Alfie Allen joins the company as the mysterious Mooney in Martin McDonagh's new comedy.
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022
Rehearsal images of the critically acclaimed FOXES at the Seven Dials Playhouse have been released. Coming to Seven Dials Playhouse for a limited season this summer following runs at Theatre503 and Theatre Peckham, FOXES tells a deeply moving and complex story of family, community and sexual identity, tackling the Black gay experience with tenderness and beautiful depth.
by Michael Major - May 3, 2022
The Roku Original film will star Daniel Radcliffe in the titular role of “Weird Al” Yankovic. The biopic holds nothing back, exploring every facet of Yankovic’s life, from his meteoric rise to fame with early hits like “Eat It” and “Like a Surgeon” to his torrid celebrity love affairs and famously depraved lifestyle.
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2022
Meet the Broadway bound cast of INTO THE WOODS for Summer 2022, which includes Sara Bareilles, Brian D'Arcy James, Patina Miller, Phillipa Soo, and more!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 22, 2022
Today we're studying up on Tony Nominee Alfie Allen, nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play for Hangman.
by Michael Dale - May 1, 2022
Seven Sins returns to Brooklyn, plus thoughts on Funny Girl and 'for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2022
Get all the information, tour dates and ticket info on the new UK tour of Marc Camoletti’s BOEING BOEING. Michael Cabot directs Nathalie Barclay (Gabriella), Jo Castleton (Bertha), Isabel Della-Porta (Gloria), Jessica Dennis (Gretchen), John Dorney (Bernard) and Paul Sandys (Robert) in a translation by Beverley Cross and Francis Evans.
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 19, 2022
Daniel Radcliffe appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss his being cast in the 'Weird Al' Yankovic biopic, the Harry Potter franchise, and more.
by Michael Major - Mar 18, 2022
In a new interview with The New York Times, Daniel Radcliffe has revealed that he is not interested in starring in a film adaption of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Radcliffe returns to the stage later this year as Charley in New York Theatre Workshop's new production of Merrily We Roll Along.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022
Mint Theater Company has returned to live performances with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003. Previews began February 8th at New York City Center Stage II (131 West 55th Street, between 6th & 7th Avenues).
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022
As the Orange Tree Theatre continues to celebrate its 50th Anniversary year, Artistic Director Paul Miller and Executive Director Hanna Streeter today announce a new season of plays until March 2023, marking Miller's outgoing season as Artistic Director. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022
Bob Gunton, a two-time Tony nominee, Drama Desk and Obie winner (Sweeney Todd, Evita, How I Got That Story) will return to the New York area stage after a thirty-year hiatus to star in the acclaimed drama The Soap Myth by Drama Desk winner Jeff Cohen Aug 10-28 at Southampton Cultural Center.
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 16, 2022
Alfie Allen recently received his portrait at Sardi's! Check out the photos here!
by Team BWW - Jun 11, 2022
Which Best Musical and Best Play nominees will win a Tony Award? BroadwayWorld has rounded up the winners of the Tony Awards, the Drama Desk Awards, the Drama League Awards and the Outer Critics Circle Awards for the last fifty years to compare winners year by year.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2022
Casting has been announced for Pittsburgh CLO's exclusive engagement of the wand-wielding Off-Broadway hit parody, PUFFS — which The New York Times proclaims 'a fast-paced romp through the 'Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic.''
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022
Second Stage Theater has announced casting for the upcoming world premiere production of PATIENCE by JOHNNY G. LLOYD. The production is directed by Zhailon Levingston and will feature Justiin Davis, Jonathan Burke, Nemuna Ceesay, Zainab Barry, and Mary E. Hodges.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022
DE-CRUIT has announced a three-show series at Theatre Row July 15 through August 20. Each production is a two-person adaptation of one of Shakespeare's classics, written and performed by DE-CRUIT founders Dawn Stern and Stephan Wolfert.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022
Red Bull Theater have announced the cast for the eight world premieres in this year's Short New Play Festival 2022. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2022
What do dancers bring into the equine arena? That is the question the three dancers asked themselves as they embarked on creating a movement language with three young foals.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 8, 2022
Tonight, Tuesday February 8th, Mint Theater Company will return to live performances with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003.
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Feb 7, 2022
Before there was Drew...The name Barrymore was revered in the world of entertainment long before perky Drew Barrymore acted, produced, became an author, created a cosmetics line, and hosted a television show. This month, Town Players of New Canaan will present William Luce's play, Barrymore, an almost one-man show about Drew's grandfather, John Barrymore, starring veteran stage and screen actor Will Jeffries.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022
The Equus Projects are hiring Male and Female dancers for upcoming performances and projects for Spring/Summer 2022. All dancers are welcome to apply.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 21, 2022
Tuesday February 22nd, Mint Theater Company will return to live performances with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003. Previews began February 8th at New York City Center Stage II (131 West 55th Street, between 6th & 7th Avenues).
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022
The Time Traveller's Wife: The Musical, based on the best-selling novel by Audrey Niffenegger and the New Line Cinema film screenplay by Bruce Joel Rubin, will premiere at Storyhouse in Chester from 30 September to 15 October 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2022
The world premiere of The Memory Exam, written by Steven Fechter and directed by Terrence O'Brien s now in previews at 59E59 Theaters in Theater C. Set to open on September 10, The Memory Exam will run through September 25, 2022. Read BroadwayWorld's interview with Fechter and O'Brien here!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022
Disney Theatrical Productions has announced casting for the 2022-2023 season of its blockbuster North American touring production of Frozen.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 29, 2022
The official trailer for WEIRD: the Weird Al Yankovic Story has been released! The film is set to stream exclusively on Roku beginning this fall. Watch the trailer here!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 22, 2022
Playwrights Horizons has announced its most recent slate of commissioned artists, providing crucial support to today’s most imaginative writers, and to the realization of works that will shape the future of the American theater.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022
AstonRep Theatre Company has announced its 15th and final season, kicking off this fall with a revival of Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Buried Child directed by Ensemble Member Derek Bertelsen*. The 2022-23 season continues this winter with AstonRep’s 15th Annual Writer’s Series, featuring free readings of new works by emerging writers, presented virtually via Zoom.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022
Jonathan Groff will star as “Franklin” and Lindsay Mendez will star as “Mary” in Merrily We Roll Along at New York Theatre Workshop. Merrily We Roll Along features music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and a book by George Furth. They join the previously announced Daniel Radcliffe, who will star as “Charley”.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022
59E59 Theaters and Oberon Theatre Ensemble announced casting for The Memory Exam by Steven Fechter and directed by Terrence O’Brien. The cast of The Memory Exam will include Alfred Gingold (Equus) as Hank, Gus Kaikkonen (House of Mirth) as Tom, Bekka Lindström (The Sky Inside) as Jen and Vernice Miller (Eve’s Song) as Dale. 
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2022
Directed by Matthew Dunster, Martin McDonagh's Hangmen begins previews tonight, Friday, April 8, 2022. The production opens on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Broadway's Golden Theatre for a limited 10-week engagement. Meet the cast here!
by TV Scoop - Apr 7, 2022
Get all the scoop on NAME THAT TUNE, airing on FOX on Tuesday, April 12, 2022! Jennie Garth vs. Ian Ziering and Shaggy vs. Kim Fields in the new episode. Watch a preview of the upcoming episode now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022
Asolo Repertory Theatre’s Producing Artistic Director, Michael Donald Edwards, and Managing Director, Linda DiGabriele, have announced their retirement at the conclusion of their current contracts, which end in June of 2023.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2022
Dance Rising NYC continues promoting embodied advocacy for the dance field. In Brooklyn to Harlem for International Dance Day, bringing the dynamic energy of dance to small businesses and public spaces.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022
Zoetic Stage and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County will present the exciting conclusion of the 2021-2022 Theater Up Close season – the Florida premiere of OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, a dark comedy by Colombian-American Miami playwright Alexis Scheer about a gang of viciously vulnerable teens who try to resurrect the spirit of Pablo Escobar.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022
The Equus Projects are exploring a three-series format to dig deeper into a single concept for three sessions and create a sense of community within a group.

Equus Frequently Asked Questions

What Tony Awards has Equus been nominated for?
Best Play , Best Direction of a Play for John Dexter.

What Tony Awards has Equus won?
Best Play, Best Direction of a Play for John Dexter.

What other awards has Equus been nominated for?
Best Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards ) and Best Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards ), Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for John Dexter, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Andy Phillips, Outstanding New Foreign Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Peter Shaffer, Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier, Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anthony Hopkins, Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter FirthBest Young Player (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter Firth and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Peter Firth.

What other awards has Equus won?
Best Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards ) and Best Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards ), Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for John Dexter, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Andy Phillips, Outstanding New Foreign Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Peter Shaffer Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier and Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anthony Hopkins Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter Firth Best Young Player (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter Firth Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Peter Firth.

What awards has Equus been nominated for?
Best Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards ) and Best Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards ), Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for John Dexter, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Andy Phillips, Outstanding New Foreign Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Peter Shaffer, Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier, Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anthony Hopkins, Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter FirthBest Young Player (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter Firth and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Peter Firth.

What awards has Equus won?
Best Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards ) and Best Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards ), Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier, Outstanding Director - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for John Dexter, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Andy Phillips, Outstanding New Foreign Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Peter Shaffer Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for John Napier and Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anthony Hopkins Best Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter Firth Best Young Player (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Peter Firth Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Peter Firth.

What productions of Equus have there been?
Equus has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 1974, Broadway which opened in 2008 and West End which opened in 2019.