Eclipse Theatre Company closes its William Inge season with his 1957 play “The Dark at the Top of the Stairs,” Inge’s last Broadway hit, thought to be his most autobiographical work. Sonny is plain scared of the dark. Dark at the Top of the Stairs. It was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Play in 1958 and was made into a film of the same name in 1960. It's set in the '20s .. there's a flapper. Audience Reviews for The Dark at the Top of the Stairs. Then there is the mysterious stranger Sammy who comes to take Reenie to the dance. Sammy in "Dark at the Top of the Stairs" Necromancer07707. Man, I did this play once. 1 Character(s) - Dramatic, CONTEMPORARY, SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES, COPYRIGHTED Me rehearsing a monologue from the William Inge play The Dark at the Top of the Stairs. Well, my two cents.. each of the characters has a secret fear that is revealed in some way during the play. Arthur Lee Kinsolving Jr. (August 30, 1938 – December 4, 1974), known professionally as Lee Kinsolving, was an American film, theater and television actor.In 1960, Kinsolving was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor at the 18th Golden Globe Awards for his role as Sammy Goldenbaum in the film The Dark at the Top of the Stairs.He lost the award to actor Sal Mineo Broadway Star joined: 12/1/04 Sammy in "Dark at the Top of the Stairs" #0 Posted: 4/4/06 at 11:55pm. So what is the dark at the top of the stairs? Next script on my script shelf:. Profile. I was 22 years old and I was cast as Cora – who is the mother of two teenagers. Hard times, blah blah. There are no featured audience reviews for The Dark at the Top of the Stairs at this time. Presented by Cast Theatrical Company, Rosenberg, Tx. Audience Reviews for The Dark at the Top of the Stairs. 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