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The Number   

Biltmore Theatre, (10/30/1951 - 1/12/1952)
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Opening Date: Oct 30, 1951    
Closing Date: Jan 12, 1952 Total Performances: 87

Category: Play, Melodrama, Original, Broadway
Comments: "The Number" was a rare instance in which a play was revised after its New York opening. After reading reviews, director George Abbott eliminated a scene in Act II which showed Sylvia fighting to keep her small daughter from her estranged husband.



Production Staff
Produced by Paul Vroom and Irving Cooper
Written by Arthur Carter
Staged by George Abbott
Scenic Design by Ralph Alswang; Costume Design by Jocelyn
Stage Manager: Robert Griffith
Cast
Dane Clark
Dominic Spizzilini
Jennie Goldstein
Bessie Berger
Diana Herbert
Waitress
Louise Larabee
Alice
Peggy Nelson
Dottie
Martha Scott
Sylvia
Guy Thomajan
Guido
Bobby Vail
Dolly
Luis Van Rooten
Lennie
Murvyn Vye
Maury
Anatol Winogradoff
Hyman Berger
Theatre World
winner 1952 Award [recipient]
Diana Herbert