The Night of the Iguana Revival

Opened: March 21, 1996
Closing: May 19, 1996

The Night of the Iguana - 1996 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Criterion Center Stage Right
1530 Broadway at 45th St. New York, NY

Get The Night of the Iguana Email Alerts

Be the first to get ticket offers, news, photos & more.

Wake Up With BroadwayWorld September 20th, 2023 by - Sep 20, 2023

Rise and shine, BroadwayWorld! It is September 20, 2023 and it's time to catch up on all of the theatrical happenings you may have missed in the last 24 hours.

Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tim Daly Will Lead THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA Off-Broadway by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2023

Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tim Daly Will Lead THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA Off-Broadway this December. Learn more about the play here!

Review: BAÑO DE LUNA (BATHING IN MOONLIGHT) at GALA Hispanic Theatre by Roger Catlin - Sep 12, 2023

The tantalizing notion of a forbidden romance was part of Tennessee Williams’ “The Night of the Iguana,” Colleen McCullough’s novel “The Thorn Birds” (made into a TV miniseries with Richard Chamberlain), and the hot priest that tantalized Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s “Fleabag.” 

Pacific Resident Theatre Extends The Run Of Durang's VANYA AND SONYA AND MASHA AND SPIKE Through July 2 by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2023

Pacific Resident Theatre extends the run of Durang's VANYA AND SONYA AND MASHA AND SPIKE through July 2, 2023.

Maggie Siff, Pico Alexander & More to Star in ORPHEUS DESCENDING at TFANA by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 12, 2023

Theatre for a New Audience will present Tennessee Williams’ Orpheus Descending, July 9–August 6 at Polonsky Shakespeare Center. See who is starring, and learn how to purchase tickets!

Steven Ditmyer Will Direct BETTINGER'S LUGGAGE at AMT by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2023

Producer Laura Elrick is thrilled to announce that acclaimed Meisner Teacher and Director Steven Ditmyer will be directing Al Tapper's Bettinger's Luggage, scheduled to open September 19th, 2023 at AMT Theater.

Full Cast Revealed For the West End Run of DR SEMMELWEIS, Starring Mark Rylance by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2023

Mark Rylance returns to the West End this summer in Dr Semmelweis opening at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 11 July, with previews from 29 June, and running until Saturday 7 October.

Cast Revealed For Schools' Tour Of William Shakespeare's HENRY V by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2023

The cast has been revealed for the Donmar LOCAL schools' tour of William Shakespeare's Henry V, directed by the Donmar's former Resident Assistant Director Dadiow Lin.

Cast Set For A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE at Pitlochry Festival by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2023

This June Pitlochry Festival Theatre is set to stage an exciting and rare Scottish revival of A Streetcar Named Desire, Tennessee Williams’ powerful and iconic portrayal of love, lust and loneliness.

Cast Announced For The World Premiere Of THE BEEKEEPER OF ALEPPO At Gaiety Theatre by A.A. Cristi - Apr 5, 2023

Nottingham Playhouse, in association with Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse and UK Productions Ltd, has announced the full cast of the world premiere of Nesrin Alrefaai and Matthew Spangler's stage adaptation of Christy Lefteri's gripping best selling novel, The Beekeeper of Aleppo. 

Kitlyn Productions Presents The World Premiere of ACES! by Kay Kudukis - Feb 16, 2023

Kitlyn Productions Presents The World Premiere of ACES!, written by Davis Gordon Gilbert, starring Dana Adkins, Denise Carey, Kitty Murray, Christine Tringali Nunes, Denise Strand, and Yo Younger and directed by award-winning actress Judith Chapman ('The Young and the Restless').

Miracle Chance, Ellis Kirk & More to Join HEATHERS at The Other Palace This Month by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2023

Heathers the Musical, will be ushering in a new cast from 21st February at The Other Palace, with the show now booking until 3 September 2023.

Luke Bayer, Iz Hesketh, Jenny O'Leary, and More Will Lead European Premiere of HEAD OVER HEELS by Stephi Wild - Jan 5, 2023

Casting has been announced for the European première of Head Over Heels at the Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester set to the music of the iconic 1980's all-female rock band The Go-Go's.

The Nottingham Playhouse Announces Casting For The World Premiere Of THE BEEKEEPER OF ALEPPO by A.A. Cristi - Jan 3, 2023

Nottingham Playhouse, in association with Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse and UK Productions Ltd, announced the full cast of the world premiere of Nesrin Alrefaai and Matthew Spangler's stage adapation of Christy Lefteri's gripping best selling novel, The Beekeeper of Aleppo. 

AMT Theater To Present LIES By Jerry Slaff To Kick Off New Play Reading Series by A.A. Cristi - Dec 23, 2022

AMT Theater, New York's newest Off Broadway house, announces the first in a series of New Play Readings.

Previews: MIDNIGHT COMPANY 2023 SEASON at Midnight Company by James Lindhorst - Dec 7, 2022

The Midnight Company announces it 2023 five-show season that includes two world premiere productions. The Season opens on March 1, 2023 with the world premiere production of JUST ONE LOOK based on the life and career of Linda Ronstadt at The Blue Strawberry. Midnight Company continues its season with THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD KELLY at The Kranzberg Black Box  May 4th -20th,  THE YEARS at The Chapel July 13th-29th, and YOU MADE ME LOVE YOU at The Blue Strawberry July 26th – August 9th.  Midnight Company closes its season with a production of THE LION IN WINTER at the .ZACK October 5th-21st.

Invictus Theatre Company Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring THE MOUNTAINTOP, THE CRUCIBLE & More by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

For its sixth season of production and its second season in residence at its Reginald Vaughn Theater, Invictus Theatre Company will present three plays examining the power of rhetoric to move community opinion and action, whether for good or for bad.

Listen: Marsha Mason Discusses Her Career and More on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Sep 6, 2022

Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. The latest episode features Marsha Mason, who discussed her career and more. Mason discussed how her career kickstarted with The Good Doctor, written by Neil Simon, whom she met and ended up marrying. She also discussed the iconic film The Goodbye Girl, also written by Simon.

Cast Announced for World Premiere of Rebecca Gilman's SWING STATE at Goodman Theatre by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2022

Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright Rebecca Gilman will mark her 10th production at Goodman Theatre, her longtime creative home, with Swing State—directed by Tony Award-winner Robert Falls in their 6th collaboration over 35 years. Swing State appears October 7 – November 13 in the 350-seat flexible Owen Theatre.

Casting Announced Joining Simon Russell Beale in JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN at the Bridge Theatre by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2022

​​​​​​​Joining Simon Russell Beale in the title role, Clare Higgins as Gunhild Borkman and Lia Williams as Ella Rentheim, are Sebastian De Souza as Erhart Borkman, Daisy Ou as Frida Foldal, Laila Rouass as Fanny Wilton and Michael Simkins as Wilhelm Foldal who complete the cast for Henrik Ibsen's John Gabriel Borkman, in a new version by Lucinda Coxon at the Bridge Theatre.

Casting Update Announced For JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN at The Bridge Theatre Starring Simon Russell Beale by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2022

Simon Russell Beale plays the title role in Henrik Ibsen's John Gabriel Borkman, in a new version by Lucinda Coxon. Joining him are Clare Higgins as Gunhild Borkman and Lia Williams as Ella Rentheim. 

​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Casting For Late Summer 2022 Season by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group has announced casting for shows in BTG’s Late Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and an award recipient of the GRANTS FOR ARTS PROJECTS from the National Endowment for the Arts; Once, a Tony Award-winning musical; Songs For a New World, the first musical by a Tony Award winner; Dracula, a classic gothic tale of horrors; and Edward Albee's Seascape, a Pulitzer Prize-winning play. 

World Premiere of LONESOME TRAVELER: GENERATIONS to be Presented by Rubicon Theatre Company by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Rubicon Theatre Company, Ventura’s non-profit professional theatre company, will continue the company’s 2022-2023 Season with the World Premiere of LONESOME TRAVELER: GENERATIONS, conceived by George Grove and James O’Neil, with musical direction by Rick Dougherty and George Grove and direction by Rubicon Co-Founder James O’Neil.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for SEAGULL at Steppenwolf by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

Steppenwolf Theatre Company, the nation’s premier ensemble theater company, is opening its stunning new in-the-round Ensemble Theater in Honor of Helen Zell with ensemble member Yasen Peyankov’s extraordinarily funny and lyrical adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s Seagull, April 28–June 12, 2022.

Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival Announces 2022 Season by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2022

The 17th Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival has announced its September program titled Tutti Frutti Tennessee Williams.  The 2022 roster will feature six plays by Tennessee Williams, the first time the Festival will feature an All-Williams lineup since their first year in 2006.

Marsha Mason to Star in and Co-Direct LOST IN YONKERS at Hartford Stage by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

Four time Academy Award-nominated actor and director Marsha Mason will co-direct and star in Hartford Stage's forthcoming production of Neil Simon's classic comedy Lost in Yonkers. 

Lane Bradbury Brings MON HISTOIRE EN CHANSONS FRANCAISES to Pangea by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2022

The original “Dainty June” in the 1959 Broadway production of Gypsy is presenting a cabaret program of classic French compositions in her new show, MON HISTOIRE EN CHANSONS FRANCAISES.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Summer Season 2022 by Stephi Wild - Jan 25, 2022

Shakespeare's Globe has announced the Summer Season 2022 full of pomp, pageantry, politics, and power.

The Casting Society of America Announces 37th Artios Awards Nominations by Michael Major - Nov 23, 2021

Since Broadway had been dark throughout the nomination process, the society would instead honor virtual theatre productions that happened throughout the year, naming it the Virtual Theatre Award. Other nominees include Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist, Girls5Eva, Ted Lasso, Bridgerton, Wandavision, Shrill, This Is Us, The Queen's Gambit, and more.

Michael Pennington Will Lead THE TEMPEST at Jermyn Street Theatre by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2021

On November 25, Michael Pennington will pick up his staff and books and don his robes once more, to return to the Jermyn Street Theatre stage to play Prospero in this critically hailed production of Shakespeare’s final play. 

Casting Announced For YELLOWFIN at Southwark Playhouse by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021

Set in a world where all the fish have inexplicably vanished, Yellowfin is a deep dive into a dystopian future. The play offers a timely insight into our sense of citizenship and responsibility to the planet, as we too navigate our own ‘new normal’. The worldwide premiere will be directed by Ed Madden (A Table Tennis Play; Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons).

The Gamm Launches Fellowship Program For Emerging Artists Partners With RI's Public Colleges And University by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2021

The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (The Gamm) announces the launch of its new Gamm Fellowship Program for emerging artists of color. The pilot cohort comprises three fellows hailing from Community College of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College, and the University of Rhode Island.

Robert Falls to Step Down as Goodman Theatre Artistic Director in Summer 2022 by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021

After more than three decades leading creative operations for one of America’s largest theaters, Tony Award-winner Robert Falls is ending his tenure as Artistic Director of Goodman Theatre. Today, Falls announced his intention to step down next summer at the completion of the current 2021/2022 Season.

YELLOWFIN Will Be Performed at Southwark Playhouse in October by Stephi Wild - Aug 19, 2021

The worldwide premiere at Southwark Playhouse marks a new collaboration between two rising stars, writer Marek Horn (Wild Swimming) and director Ed Madden (A Table Tennis Play; Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons).

Producer Jamie Clark and Actor James Gaddas Join Forces To Create Gaddas & Clark Productions by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2021

Gaddas & Clark will initially produce small, power-packed productions based on classic books, finding new ways to tell these well-known stories with fresh interpretations and unexpected  twists. They are already collaborating with industry-leading figures to develop this work.  

Little Yellow House Studio Will Stream 
TEA & TWAIN, Through June 7 by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2021

Due to popular demand, Little Yellow House Studio's spring production of Tea & Twain is available for streaming until June 7th. Tea & Twain stars Broadway, film and television actor Ron Crawford as the renowned American author and satirist Mark Twain.

Little Yellow House Studio Presents 
TEA & TWAIN, A Virtual One-Man Show by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2021

Viewers are invited to enjoy a favorite cup of tea as Ron performs his one-man show Travels with Mark Twain based on Twain's famous traveling lecture series, featuring readings from some of his most beloved works; including 'Tom Sawyer,' 'Huck Finn' and 'Adam and Eve'.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, March 25- with Ashley Spencer, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More! by Nicole Rosky - Mar 25, 2021

Today (March 25) in live streaming: the premiere of Electric Island, AAPI Broadway unites on Stars in the House, Ashley Spencer visits Backstage Live, and more!

Phylicia Rashad Joins Emily Mann and Jean Lichty to Kick Off Tennessee Williams' 110th Birthday Celebration by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2021

The event will begin March 25 at 7 PM with La Femme's executive director Jean Lichty, “In Conversation” with Tony-nominee and Theater Hall of Fame-inductee, director Emily Mann and five-time Emmy nominee and Tony Award winner Phylicia Rashad. Iguana will stream through March 28, 2021.

BWW Interview: Ruby Locknar of JIM CARUSO'S PAJAMA CAST PARTY on the Show's Anniversary Episode and More by Stephen Mosher - Mar 22, 2021

Ruby Locknar is a woman who wears a lot of hats but this week the biggest one is that of sole producer on Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party as she puts together a super secret surprise anniversary episode behind Jim's back. Tune the heck in.

$10 Tickets to The Night of the Iguana Starring Dylan McDermott & Phylicia Rashad by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2021

In celebration of Tennessee Williams's 110th birthday on Friday, March 26, La Femme Theatre Productions presents an Encore Benefit Presentation of Tennessee Williams’s The Night of the Iguana, directed by Emily Mann. The presentation will stream online as a benefit for The Actors Fund.

Encore Screening of THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA Starring Dylan McDermott, Phylicia Rashad and More to Take Place in March by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2021

La Femme Theatre Productions' presentation of Tennessee Williams's The Night of the Iguana, directed by Emily Mann, was initially streamed this past December and raised nearly $17K for The Actors Fund. La Femme will present an Encore streaming of The Night of the Iguana in celebration of Tennessee Williams's 110th birthday on March 26, 2021.

VIDEO: On This Day, February 25- Remembering Tennessee Williams by A.A. Cristi - Feb 25, 2021

One of America's greatest playwrights, Tennessee Williams wrote fiction and motion picture screenplays, but he is acclaimed primarily for his plays, nearly all of which are set in the South, but which at their best rise above regionalism to approach universal themes. Tennessee Williams drew heavily on his family experiences in his writings.

Winners Announced For The 2020 BroadwayWorld Boston Awards! Academy Playhouse, Moonbox Productions, Punctuate4 Productions & More Take Home Prizes! by BWW Staff - Jan 6, 2021

Winners have been announced for the 2020 BroadwayWorld Boston Awards - which were back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade!

Alfred Molina Joins SPIDER MAN 3, Reprising Role of Doctor Octopus by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 8, 2020

Alfred Molina, who played Doctor Octopus in the original 'Spider-Man' films starring Tobey Maguire, will return to the franchise in the same role.

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS'S NIGHT OF THE IGUANA Starring Dylan McDermott and Phylicia Rashad to Stream This Week by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2020

La Femme Theatre Productions will present Tennessee Williams’s The Night of the Iguana, directed by Emily Mann, as a benefit for the Actors Fund. The show will stream December 2-6, 2020. Tickets range from $10 - $250.

'The Inheritance' Playwright Matthew López Will Write Tennessee Williams Biopic by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 23, 2020

'The Inheritance' playwright Matthew López will reportedly pen the script for an upcoming biopic about the legendary American playwright Tennessee Williams.

Phylicia Rashad, Dylan McDermott, Roberta Maxwell and More to Star in THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2020

La Femme Theatre Productions will present Tennessee Williams's The Night of the Iguana, directed by Emily Mann, as a benefit for the Actors Fund. The show will stream December 2-6, 2020.

Marsha Mason, Lilli Cooper and More to Join KEEN AFTER HOURS by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 8, 2020

Today Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein announced additional guests for Keen After Hours. Next up is Marsha Mason (October 19th), followed by John-Andrew Morrison and Jasminn Johnson (October 26th), and Lilli Cooper (November 2nd).

Kate Baldwin, Marsha Mason and More Join Keen Company's KEEN AFTER HOURS by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 2, 2020

Today Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein announced additional guests for Keen After Hours. Next up is Kate Baldwin (October 5th), followed by Marsha Mason (October 19th), and John-Andrew Morrison & Jasminn Johnson (October 26th).


The Night of the Iguana has had 7 productions including Broadway which opened in 1961, Broadway which opened in 1976, Broadway which opened in 1988, Broadway which opened in 1996, Regional (US) which opened in 2017, which opened in 2017 and West End which opened in 2019.



Recommended For You