Noises Off 1983

Ages: 12+
Opened: December 11, 1983
Closing: April 06, 1985

Noises Off - 1983 - Broadway History , Info & More

Noises Off is a hilarious farce by Michael Frayn that takes you behind the scenes of a chaotic theatre production.

The story unfolds in three acts, each showcasing a performance of a terrible sex comedy called "Nothing On." The first act is a technical rehearsal, a frantic night before opening where the cast and crew struggle with faulty props, missed cues, and forgotten lines. Director Lloyd tries desperately to wrangle his forgetful actors, frustrated stage manager Tim juggles a million tasks, and the simmering tensions between cast members threaten to boil over.

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Other Productions of Noises Off

1983   Broadway
2001   Broadway Broadway Revival
2015   Broadway Roundabout Theatre Company Production
2019   West End West End Production
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2023   West End
West End
2023   West End
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Noises Off - 1983 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1984 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Director of a Play Michael Blakemore
1984 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Play Michael Frayn
1984 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Set Design Michael Annals
1984 Drama Desk Awards Special Awards The Cast
1984 Outer Critics Circle Awards Best Director Michael Blakemore
1984 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Play Michael Blakemore
1984 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Douglas Seale
1984 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play Deborah Rush
1984 Tony Awards Best Play Michael Frayn
1984 Tony Awards Best Play James Nederlander
1984 Tony Awards Best Play Robert Fryer
1984 Tony Awards Best Play Jerome Minskoff
1984 Tony Awards Best Play The Kennedy Center
1984 Tony Awards Best Play Michael Codron
1984 Tony Awards Best Play Jonathan Farkas
1984 Tony Awards Best Play MTM Enterprises, Inc.