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Jane Eyre   

Belasco Theatre, (5/01/1958 - 6/14/1958)
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Opening Date: May 01, 1958    
Closing Date: Jun 14, 1958 Total Performances: 52

Category: Play, Romance, Original, Broadway
Description: A drama in three acts and five scenes
Setting: Thornfield Hall, in Millcote, England, during the early part of the nineteenth century.


Production Staff
Produced by Courtney Burr; Produced in association with Sterling Productions
Written by Huntington Hartford; Based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë; Music arranged by Lehman Engel
Directed by Demetrios Vilan
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Motley and Frank Spencer; Assistant to Mr. Edwards: Richard Burns and Richard Mason
Company Manager: Edward Choate; Business Manager: Richard E. French
Stage Manager: Charles Durand, Bob Paschall and Tom McDermott
Press Representative: George Ross and Madi Blitzstein
Cast
Eric Portman
Edward Rochester
Master of Thornfield
Jan Brooks
Jane Eyre
a governess
Blanche Yurka
Mrs. Fairfax
the housekeeper
Francis Compton
Gregory
Adrian Foley
Lord Ingram
her son
Carol Hebald
Leah
a servant
Norah Howard
Lady Ingram
Adelaide Klein
Grace Poole
Iola Lynn
Hon. Blanche Ingram
her daughter
John Malcolm
Briggs
Tom McDermott
Guest
Richard Nicholls
Mr. Green
Nick Richards
Guest
Dorothy Scott
Guest
Frank Silvera
Richard Mason
a gentleman from Jamaica
George Spelvin
Colonel Dent
Ann Stanwell
Miss Wood
Susan Towers
Adele Varens
Mr. Rochester's ward
Jane White
Bertha
Douglas Wood
Reverend Wood
Understudies: Adelaide Klein (Mrs. Fairfax), John Malcolm (Edward Rochester), Tom McDermott (Lord Ingram, Richard Mason), Richard Nicholls (Gregory), Dorothy Scott (Grace Poole) and Ann Stanwell (Jane Eyre)
Tony Award®
1959 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Ben Edwards