Equus

Play
Original
Psychiatrist Martin Dysart attempts to understand why young stableboy Alan Strang has blinded six horses. In his exploration of the troubled boy and his dysfunctional parents, Dysart must confront the shortcomings of his own life.
  • Playwright: Peter Shaffer

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1975 Outstanding Actor in a Play Winner
1975 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1975 Outstanding Costume Design Nominee
1975 Outstanding Director of a Play Winner
1975 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Winner
1975 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
1975 Outstanding New Play (Foreign) Winner
1975 Outstanding Set Design Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1975 Best Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1975 Outstanding Performance Winner
1975 Outstanding Performance Winner
1975 Outstanding Play Winner
1975 Special Award Winner
Theatre World
1975 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1975 Actor in a Play Nominee
1975 Direction of a Play Winner
1975 Featured Actress in a Play Nominee
1975 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1975 Play Winner