‘night, Mother opened on Broadway in March 1983
Directed by Tom Moore
Starring Anne Pitoniak and Kathy Bates
Marsha Norman was awarded the 1983 Pulitzer Prize,
Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, Hull-Warriner, and Drama Desk Awards for ‘night, Mother,
which received its world premiere at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in December 1982.
“…Miss Norman…takes two barren lives and…serves them up in a dramatic format that seems as inexorable as classic tragedy.”
− Frank Rich, New York Times
The 1986 film of ‘night, Mother starring Sissy Spacek and Anne Bancroft was directed by Tom Moore with the screenplay by Marsha Norman, based on the play.
The Revival of ‘night, Mother opened on Broadway at the Royale Theatre in November, 2004
Directed by Michael Mayer