The Gin Game

At the 1978 Tony Awards this production was nominated for four awards:-

Best Play
Best Actress in a Play – Jessica Tandy (WINNER)
Best Actor in a Play – Hume Cronyn
Best Director of a Play – Mike Nicols

The winners in the other categories were:-

Best Play – “Da”
Best Actor in a Play – Barnard Hughes “Da”
Best Director of a Play – Melvin Bernhardt “Da”

It also won the 1978 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Cast & Crew


Fonsia Dorsey
Fonsia Dorsey (Replacement)
Weller Martin
Weller Martin (Replacement)




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