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Tall Story   

Belasco Theatre, (1/29/1959 - 5/02/1959)
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Opening Date: Jan 29, 1959    
Closing Date: May 02, 1959 Total Performances: 108

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in three acts
Setting: Custer College, a co-educational institution in the Midwest, United States.


Production Staff
Produced by Emmett Rogers and Robert Weiner
Written by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse; Suggested by the novel "The Homecoming Game" by Howard Nemerov; Featuring songs by Joe Hornsby, Ben G. Allen and Jerry Teifer; Music arranged by Edward Thomas
Staged by Herman Shumlin
Scenic Design by George Jenkins; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by George Jenkins; Assistant to Mr. Jenkins: William Wallace Bellin; Assistant to Mr. Taylor: George Sullivan
General Manager: Herman Bernstein
Production Stage Manager: Michael Thoma; Stage Manager: Richard Franchot and Edward Nayor; Assistant Stage Mgr: Edmund Williams, Charles K. Robinson, Jr., Donald Dawson and Wayne Tippit
Press Representative: Sol Jacobson, Lewis Harmon and Abner D. Klipstein; Advertising: Fred Golden and Ingram Ash
Cast
Mason Adams
Sandy Hardy
John Astin
Collins
Nancy Baker
Connie
Joyce Bulifant
Nancy
Kevin Carpenter
Eddie
Marc Connelly
Professor Charles Osman
Hans Conried
Professor Leon Solomon
Donald Dawson
Joe
Robert Elston
Ray Blent
Rex Everhart
Clark
Patricia Finch
Frieda Jensen
Janet Fox
Hazel
Richard Franchot
Don
Hazen Gifford
Fred Jensen
Jeff Harris
Herb
Wyman
Sally Jessup
Agnes
Sherry Lafollette
Mary
Bob Lynn, Jr.
Myers
Ray Merritt
Albert Solomon
Charles K. Robinson, Jr.
Grant
Jamie Smith
Wesley Davis
Ralph Stantley
Mike Giardineri
Wayne Tippit
Walter
Simpson
Nina Wilcox
June Ryder
Edmund Williams
Dick Stevens
Tom Williams
Baker
Marian Winters
Myra Solomon
Robert Wright
President Harmon Nagel
Tony Award®
1959 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Marc Connelly