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Amadeus Production History

Amadeus Show Information

Previews: December 11, 1980 (5 previews)
Opening:December 17, 1980
Closing:October 16, 1983
# Performances:1181
Theatres: Broadhurst Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
12/11/1980 - 10/16/1983
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
Show type Play

Other Productions of Amadeus

1980   Broadway Original Broadway Production
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1999   Broadway Broadway Revival
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Amadeus - 1980 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor in a Play Ian McKellen
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor in a Play Tim Curry
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Costume Design John Bury
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Director of a Play Peter Hall
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Nicholas Kepros
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Lighting Design John Bury
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Play Peter Shaffer
1981 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Set Design John Bury
1981 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Play Peter Shaffer
1981 Tony Awards Best Costume Design John Bury
1981 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Play Peter Hall
1981 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design John Bury
1981 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Ian McKellen
1981 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Tim Curry
1981 Tony Awards Best Play Peter Shaffer
1981 Tony Awards Best Play The Shubert Organization
1981 Tony Awards Best Play Elizabeth I. McCann
1981 Tony Awards Best Play Nelle Nugent
1981 Tony Awards Best Play Roger S. Berlind
1981 Tony Awards Best Scenic Design John Bury
1981 Tony Awards Best Scenic Design John Bury