Deathtrap

Deathtrap

Broadway
Thriller
Original
SYNOPSIS: A down-on-his-luck playwright's student tells him he has written the perfect suspense play and will bring it to the playwright's Connecticut home tonight. The suspense over whether the playwright will kill the student and take credit for his play forms the crux of Ira Levin's thriller.
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1978 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
1978 Outstanding Set Design Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1978 Outstanding Actor in a Play Winner
Tony Award
1978 Direction of a Play Nominee
1978 Featured Actor in a Play Nominee
1978 Featured Actress in a Play Nominee
1978 Play Nominee