The Art of Success

The Art of Success is a play by the British playwright Nick Dear, centered on the life of William Hogarth.[1] It premiered at the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1986, with Michael Kitchen playing Hogarth and Niamh Cusack playing his wife, Jane.[2] It premiered to an American audience at the Manhattan Theatre Club in December 1989, with Tim Curry playing Hogarth and Mary-Louise Parker playing Jane.[3] Both productions were directed by Adrian Noble.[4][3]

Original castEdit


  1. ^ "The Art of Success - Drama Online".
  2. ^ "Production of The Art of Success | Theatricalia".
  3. ^ a b "The Art of Success" at Internet Off-Broadway Database
  4. ^ Dear, Nick (11 October 2018). The Hogarth Plays: The Art of Success & The Taste of the Town. Faber & Faber. ISBN 9780571350179 – via Google Books.

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