The Visit

A rich, oft-married widow returns to her poor childhood town in central Europe, offering its citizens a billion marks for the life of the man who seduced and abandoned her years ago and is now the town's most respected citizen.
  • Playwright: Friedrich Duerrenmatt
People (104)


New York Drama Critics' Circle
1959 Best Foreign Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1959 Outstanding Play Winner
Tony Award
1959 Actor in a Play Nominee
1959 Actress in a Play Nominee
1959 Direction (pre-1960) Nominee
1959 Play Nominee
1959 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Nominee