God's Favorite. Comedy. Written by Neil Simon
. Scenic Design by William Ritman. Directed by Michael Bennett
. Assistant Director: Bob Avian
. Eugene O'Neill Theatre: 11 Dec 1974- 22 Mar 1975 (116 performances + 7 previews that began on 3 Dec 1974). Cast: Vincent Gardenia
(as "Joe Benjamin"), Maria Karnilova (as "Rose Benjamin"),
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
Won the 1972 Tony Award (New York City) for Featured Actor in a Drama for "The Prisoner of Second Avenue" and was nominated for the 1979 Tony Award (New York City) for Actor in a Musical for "Ballroom".