Directed by Trish BrownSet and Technical Design by Matt StuckelLighting Design by Geordy Van EsSound by Robin Weatherall
On Golden Pond had its Broadway appearance in 1979. Directed by Ernest Thompson and reopened again the following season. It received a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play and received 5 Drama Desk Awards: Outstanding New Play; Outstanding Actor in a Play; Outstanding Actress in a play.
In 2005 it also received a Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play and Best Actor in a Play.
When it was adapted for the screen in 1981, it starred Henry Fonda, Katherine Hepburn and Jane Fonda, and was highly acclaimed. It is a love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, a long married couple in their near 80s and their relationship with their daughter, Chelsea.