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The National Health - 1974 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More


Run Type: Unknown
Market: Broadway
Previews: September 20, 1974
(23 preview

Closing: November 23, 1974

Circle in the Square (Broadway)

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1633 Broadway at 50th St.
New York,NY

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2019
BroadwayWorld is saddened to learn that playwright Peter Nichols has died at age 92.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022
A new play documenting the fascinating time in post-war history when Government changed in power from Conservative Prime Minister Winston Churchill to Labour's Clement Attlee, comes to Liverpool's Epstein Theatre this Month.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2022
The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts partnered with London's Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and AdventHealth to bring STROKESTRA,  a rehabilitation program utilizing creative music-making as part of a formal clinical recovery program, to Orlando.
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 26, 2017
On last night's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, Jimmy talked about being in the middle of the national health care debate by addressing more criticism from Senator Bill Cassidy and Fox News, sharing his personal experience about his emotional weekend
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2018
Multi award-winning Welsh theatre company, Theatr na nÓg (TOM, Eye of the Storm) are taking their acclaimed political love story Nye & Jennie on tour across Wales and Scotland this autumn.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2017
To mark the 90th birthday, of one of the UK's greatest living playwrights, Peter Nichols, The British Library will be hosting an evening, celebrating the man and his work, on Friday 22 September.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2020
On Saturday October 10th, 2020, the last day of THE QUEST 10-day series, Heidi Duckler Dance (HDD) presents the Civic Engagement Award, Community Activism Award, and Artistic Vision Award to three incredible female leaders in the Los Angeles community. Go behind-the-scenes with us as we wrap-up our 35th anniversary celebration with a special filming and awards ceremony.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2020
The Suidoosterfees and Atlantic Studios revive the classic drive-in theatre. From 4 to 15 November 2020, festival productions will be available in a brand-new format with audiences watching it on the big screen from the safety and comfort of their cars.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2019
National Theatre Live broadcasts return to the McAninch Arts Center (MAC) with David Hare's a?oeI'm Not Running,a?? (Oct. 16 & 20), and concluding with a?oeSmall Islanda?? (March 3 & 8).
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 2, 2018
Firehouse Theatre and Daily Planet Health Services (DPHS) are partnering to raise awareness about mental health during the run of the Firehouse Theatre production of Douglas Jones' play SONGS FROM BEDLAM.
by Elliot Lanes - Oct 11, 2022
Today's subject Lance Pennington proves that longevity can be achieved while working in theatre. For 45 years, yes you read that right, he has been living his theatre life as a member of the props department at Arena Stage. His work can currently be seen with their current production of Holiday which runs through November 6th.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016
Arriving in the UK for the first time, hit musical The Life makes its long awaited London debut, directed by the show's original Broadway director Michael Blakemore.
by Marianka Swain - Nov 26, 2018
This fascinating tome offers an insider's history of the National Theatre, via some 800 letters exchanged between Artistic Directors, actors, directors, playwrights, politicians, agents, critics and more. From arcane trivia through to vigorous words on the very nature and purpose of drama, it's a theatre geek's must-have.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2017
National Theatre Wales is today (Thursday 23 November 2017) announcing its 2018 season of productions, including a month-long festival to celebrate the 70th birthday of the NHS, two productions reflecting on the migrant experience in and beyond Wales, the first two productions in a three-year cycle of experimental works, and a work-in-progress.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2019
It's been announced today that the Game of Thrones and Endeavour actor Roger Allam will lead a host of star names in a tribute show to celebrate one of the greatest playwrights of our generation - Peter Nichols: A Celebration will take place at Trafalgar Studios on Wednesday 27th November.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2017
One of Britain's great Christmas traditions Handel's Messiah, will honour another great British tradition, the National Health Service, when Pacific artists gather to present The Messiah, Pazifik with orchestra, on Nov 25th 2017 at St Mary's Church, Putney Bridge. This stylized realization was conceived by Sani Muliaumasealii, artistic director of London's first Samoan arts entity, The GAFA Arts Collective (GAC).
by Stephi Wild - Nov 12, 2019
In collaboration with the British Library and the critically-acclaimed production of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, Trafalgar Studios is very excited to be presenting a celebration of Peter Nichols' works in this special event on Wednesday 27th November.
by Stage Tube - May 8, 2016
The legendary EGOT winner Rita Moreno laid down some serious wisdom at this year's Berklee Commencement Ceremony in the most memorable way possible: through rap. Watch the video here!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022
The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation’s 12th annual Broadway Belts for PFF! raised a record $475,000 in a new hybrid format on April 29. The sold-out gala at New York City’s Edison Ballroom, live streamed for the first time, is the single largest fundraiser in the Foundation’s history.
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2018
The Australian Chamber Orchestra (ACO) will tour to Japan in late May in association with the Australian Government's Australia now initiative, an eight-month program running from April-December 2018 that celebrates the significant cultural, innovation and lifestyle connections between Australia and Japan.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017
National Theatre Wales has today (Mon 1st May; International Workers' Day) announced projects that will focus on two totems of Wales' long history of collectivism and industry; the birth of the National Health Service, brainchild of Tredegar-born Aneurin Bevan in 1948, and the Port Talbot steelworks.
by Macon Prickett - Mar 5, 2018
Before presenting the Best Foreign Language Film Nominees, Rita Moreno states filmmaking is a universal language. Regardless of the country of origin or the dialect of the words, all films speak to the human condition.
by Macon Prickett - Mar 4, 2018
Watch presenter Rita Moreno discuss her 1962 Oscar win and the gown she wore that year on the Oscars 2018 Red Carpet. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 31, 2020
Costumers from the HBO and BBC fantasy series “His Dark Materials” have begun to make scrubs for the medical staff in the U.K. who are fighting coronavirus, according to Variety. 
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2018
Oily Cart has announced its swimmingly special new show - Splish Splash. Staged entirely in and under water, this brand new and immersive production is an Oily Cart & National Theatre Wales co-production, commissioned as part of NTW's NHS70 Festival, a month long celebration of 70 years of the NHS.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 28, 2018
National Theatre Wales will celebrate the National Health Service's 70th birthday in July 2018 with a month-long, multi-artform NHS70 Festival, inspired by the staff and patients of this unique institution. This country-wide Festival will feature productions and events made and performed in locations across Wales, all celebrating one of Wales' best exports.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022
The ground-breaking new opera by Welsh National Opera, Migrations will receive its world premiere in Summer 2022 with further performances in Autumn 22. 
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2020
A successful north east theatre group is producing a compilation CD of lockdown musical theatre classics to help support the National Health Service.
by Julie Musbach - Jun 13, 2018
The Old Vic is pleased to announce casting for The Greatest Wealth, curated by Lolita Chakrabarti and directed by Adrian Lester to celebrate 70 years of the National Health Service.
by Macon Prickett - Jul 9, 2018
TODAY's Al Roker sat down with award-winning actress Rita Moreno to talk about her iconic roles, including her breakout in "West Side Story." Moreno opened up about the good times she's had in Hollywood over the years as well as the rough times she's faced, including harassment because of her ethnicity and some difficult personal relationships.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2020
A successful musical theatre group has produced a compilation of lockdown classics to help support the National Health Service.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 2, 2019
For All I Care, performed by Welsh actress Hannah Daniel, best known for Hinterland, Holby City and Keeping Faith and here making her Fringe debut, and written by Alan Harris, whose previous highly acclaimed work presented at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe includes Sugar Baby and How My Light is Spent, is one of two productions from National Theatre Wales to be performed at Summerhall throughout Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019.
by Julie Musbach - Jan 27, 2017
Full casting of the hit Broadway musical, The Life, includes John Addison (Jojo), David Albury (Fleetwood), Jalisa Andrews (Chichi), Matthew Caputo (Oddjob), Lawrence Carmichael (Snickers), Omari Douglas (Slick), Aisha Jawando (Carmen), Thomas-Lee Kidd (Bobby), Charlotte Reavey (April), Jo Servi (Lacy), Lucinda Shaw (Tracy), Johnathan Tweedie (Theodore), T'Shan Williams (Queen) and Joanna Woodward (Mary). They join the previously announced musical theatre stars Sharon D. Clarke (Sonja), who was recently appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2017 Queen's New Year Honours for services to drama, and Cornell S. John (Memphis).
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 22, 2018
At last night's SAG AWARDS, EGOT recipient Rita Moreno presented Morgan Freeman with the 2018 Life Achievement Award. Freeman had presented the same honor to Moreno five years earlier.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019
SICK is a funny, entertaining and at times tragic show about the impact of austerity on the National Health Service. As scriptwriter and performer Shey Hargreaves draws on her real life experience as a receptionist in a busy A&E unit, we find out how government funding cuts have impacted on patients, their families and friends and the staff who care for them.
by Julie Musbach - Jan 15, 2019
SICK is a funny, entertaining and at times tragic show about the impact of austerity on the National Health Service. As scriptwriter and performer Shey Hargreaves draws on her real life experience as a receptionist in a busy A&E unit, we find out how government funding cuts have impacted on patients, their families and friends and the staff who care for them.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 13, 2020
Deadline reports that the fourth season of 'One Day At A Time' will premiere on Pop TV starting Tuesday, March 24.
by Elliot Lanes - Feb 7, 2020
Today's subject Marva Hicks is currently living her theatre life onstage at Signature Theatre in the World Premiere Musical Gun & Powder. The production runs through February 23rd in Signature's MAX Theatre space. You'll be able to see my review of the show on Broadway World soon. Trust me it will be worth the wait.
by Stage Tube - Feb 2, 2021
With a storied career across stage and screen, Rita Moreno has received accolades ranging from the Presidential Medal of Freedom to the EGOT. And it is also her activism that makes her our icon ‒ on sexism, racism, and the most important social issues of our time.
by Julie Musbach - Feb 15, 2019
SICK is a funny, entertaining and at times tragic show about the impact of austerity on the National Health Service. As scriptwriter and performer Shey Hargreaves draws on her real life experience as a receptionist in a busy A&E unit, we find out how government funding cuts have impacted on patients, their families and friends and the staff who care for them.
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 28, 2018
The Great American Turkey Co. (GATC) announced today that it is its suite of craft turkey-based products exclusively in all 161 locations of The Fresh Market Inc. GATC products were created to provide a new source of epically delicious, awesomely easy and honestly good protein to consumers increasingly seeking healthy, sustainable food options that taste great.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2020
Erie-region school officials are beginning to look for ways to safely offer extracurriculars like plays and band concerts.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2019
HOME Manchester's annual Orbit Festival, one of the city's leading theatre festivals, is bringing a taste of the Edinburgh Festival to Manchester, gathering together a host of theatre-makers and performers whose work spans comedy, dance, drama, spoken word and music. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 29, 2020
London based singer-songwriter Julian Dodds aka Geronimo Jules has just released his charity single NHS SOS in aid of the NHS.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 2, 2019
National Theatre Wales are delighted to announce an island of Ireland tour of Cotton Fingers, written by award-winning writer Rachel Trezise and starring Northern Irish actor, Amy Molloy. This timely, politically-charged production, written during the referendum to repeal the 8th amendment in Ireland in 2018, will tour to venues in Belfast, Derry~Londonderry, Dublin and Bray from 22 May until 8 June 2019, marking one year since the historic referendum took place.
by Tyler Peterson - Apr 18, 2016
The walk is wheelchair and stroller accessible.  Dogs must be leashed. At the end of the walk there will be family activities such as face painting, music, mascots, and other fun & games.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 16, 2019
Rita Moreno will headline a roster of guest stars on ABC's comedy Bless This Mess, which premieres Tuesday, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2020
One family has rewritten and recorded a version of You Will Be Found from the musical Dear Evan Hansen as a tribute to all of the key workers that are currently keeping everything running. 

The National Health Frequently Asked Questions

What Tony Awards has The National Health been nominated for?
Best Play , Best Direction of a Play for Arvin Brown .

What other awards has The National Health been nominated for?
Outstanding New Foreign Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Peter Nichols.

What awards has The National Health been nominated for?
Outstanding New Foreign Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Peter Nichols.

What productions of The National Health have there been?
The National Health has had 1 productions including Broadway which opened in 1974.