Goodnight Children Everywhere

The Off-Broadway premiere of the Olivier Award Winning Best New Play of 2000.

The time is 1945, the setting is a flat in South Longon, and the occasion is the homecoming of a seventeen-year-old boy, who was evacuated to Canda at the beginning of World War II. His parents have since dire,d and his three doting sisters - barely older than he is, though one is pregnant and married to a man more than twice her age - are on hand for his arrival, eaget to resume thier interrupted family life.

Goodnight Children Everywhere Production Image


  • Playwright & Director
    Richard Nelson
  • Set Designer
    Thomas Lynch
  • Costume Designer
    Susan Hilferty
  • Lighting Designer
    James F. Ingalls
  • Sound Designer
    Raymond D. Schilke
  • General Manager
    Lynn Landis
  • Production Stage Manager
    Marjorie Horne
  • Casting Director
    James Calleri


  • Mike
    Jon De Vries
  • Vi
    Heather Goldenhersh
  • Ann
    Kali Rocha
  • Hugh
    John Rothman
  • Peter
    Chris Stafford
  • Betty
    Robin Weigert
  • Rose
    Amy Whitehouse

Show Information

  • Preview Date
    May 6, 1999
  • Opening Date
    May 25, 1999
  • Closing Date
    June 19, 1999
  • Location
    Playwrights Horizons
    416 West 42nd Street
    New York, NY


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