Rashomon

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In this stage adaptation of the 1950 Japanese film, multiple perspectives recount the tale of a bandit who may or may not have murdered a stranger he came upon in the woods and raped the man's wife.
  • Playwright: Michael Kanin, Fay Kanin

Awards

Outer Critics Circle
1959 Outstanding Set Design Winner
Tony Award
1959 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1959 Direction (pre-1960) Nominee
1959 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Nominee