Pinterest

IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League
 

Official Broadway League sites:

 
Quick Search For:   In This Category:  

Skipper Next to God   

Maxine Elliott's Theatre, (1/04/1948 - 1/30/1948)
Playhouse Theatre, (1/30/1948 - 3/27/1948)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 04, 1948    
Closing Date: Mar 27, 1948 Total Performances: 93

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Captain's cabin of the steamship "The Young Nelly" as the ship is lying in a South American port and just off the United States coast, 1938.


Production Staff
Produced by Blevins Davis and The Experimental Theatre, Inc.
Written by Jan De Hartog; Chants and cantoral selections by Abe Newborn
Directed by Lee Strasberg
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson
General Manager: Theron Bamberger; Company Manager: Harold Kusell
Production Supervisor: Cheryl Crawford; Stage Manager: Harry Davis; Assistant Stage Mgr: Abe Newborn and Sally Dwight
General Press Agent: Bill Doll; Company Press Agent: Dick Williams; Advertising Representative: Fred Golden; Costume Supervisor: Paul Du Pont
Cast
John Garfield
Joris Kuiper
Captain
Wallace Acton
South American Consul
Joseph Anthony
Richters
Ship's Doctor
Florence Aquino
Passenger
Wolfe Barzell
Rabbi
John Becher
Meyer
Mate
Joe Bernard
Passenger
Nola Chilton
Passenger
Richard Coogan
American Naval Officer
Carmen Costi
Officer of South American Military Police
Allan Frank
Passenger
Frances Gaar
Passenger
Jabez Gray
Bruinsma
Captain of the Amsterdam
Ruth K. Hill
Passenger
Harry Irvine
The Clergyman
Peter Kass
Second Jew
Bill Lazarus
Passenger
Michael Lewin
First Jew
John Marley
Passenger
Si Oakland
Willemse
Ship's Doctor of the Amsterdam
Edwin Ross
Passenger
John Shellie
"Chief" Davelaar
1st Engineer
Robert White
Henky
Messroom Boy
Paul Wilson
Passenger