1965 Ulu Grosbard revives Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge at the Sheridan Square Playhouse. Robert Duvall plays the troubled Eddie Carbone and Jon Voight plays Rodolpho. It will run 780 performances.
1976 With the passage of time, Jason Robards has gone from Jamie to the patriarch of the Tyrone family, James. Directed by Robards, Long Day's Journey into Night will play for 11 performances at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Zoe Caldwell co-stars as Mary Tyrone.
1988Sarafina!, the South African musical by Mbongeni Ngema and Hugh Masekela, transfers from Lincoln Center to Broadway's Cort Theater. The cast is comprised of young South African singers. The show will receive five 1988 Tony Award nominations, including one for Best Musical.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.