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Peter Pan   

 
Imperial Theatre , (4/24/1950 - 9/30/1950)
St. James Theatre , (10/02/1950 - 1/27/1951)
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Opening Date:Apr 24, 1950   
Closing Date:Jan 27, 1951 Total Performances:321

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Setting: The Nursery; The Never Land; The Mermaids' Lagoon; The Home Under the Ground; The Pirate Ship; Under the Sea; The Treetops


Production Staff
Theatre Owned by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Peter Lawrence, R. L. Stevens and The Shubert Organization; Produced by arrangement with The Hospital for Sick Children, London ("Peter Pan's Hospital")
Written by James M. Barrie; Music and lyrics by Leonard Bernstein; Music arranged by Trude Rittman; Music orchestrated by Hershy Kay
Staged by John Burrell; Associate Director: Wendy Toye
Scenic Design by Ralph Alswang; Lighting Design by Ralph Alswang; Costume Design by Motley
General Manager: Al Goldin
Stage Manager: Phil Stein; Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Assistant Stage Mgr: Kenneth Utt
Musical Coordinator: Trude Rittman; Conducted by Ben Steinberg; Orchestra Personnel Manager: Gerald Rudy
Flying Supervisor: Peter Foy
Press Representative: William Fields, Walter Alford and Arthur Cantor
Cast
Jean Arthur Peter Pan
Boris Karloff Mr. Darling
James Hook
aka "Captain Hook"
Marcia Henderson Wendy Moira Angela Darling
Peg Hillias Mrs. Darling
Joe E. Marks Smee
Harry Allen Mullins
Stephanie Augustine Mermaid
Ronnie Aul Big Chief Panther
Lee Barnett Tootles
Vincent Beck Whibbles
Edward Benjamin Second Twin
Charles Brill First Twin
Kenneth Davis Indian
Alf Mason
pirate
Norman DeJoie Indian
John Dennis Noodles
also credited as "noodler"
Jack Dimond John Napoleon Darling
Philip Hepburn Curly
Richard Knox Slightly
David Kurlan Gentleman Starkey
William Marshall Cookson
Buzzy Martin Nibs
Fred Neal Indian
Gloria Patrice Liza
Tiger Lilly
Nehemiah Persoff Cecco
Jay Riley Indian
Flash McCready
pirate
Will Scholz Jukes
Norman Shelley Nana
The Crocodile
William Sumner Indian
Canary Robb
pirate
Charles Taylor Michael Nicolas Darling
Eleanor Winter Mermaid
Understudies: Stephanie Augustine (Wendy Moira Angela Darling), Barbara Baxley (Peter Pan), Vincent Beck (Mr. Darling), Lucy Hillary (Mermaid, Tiger Lilly), William Marshall (James Hook), Alan Jay Shnapier (Lost Boy), Kenneth Utt (Pirate) and Eleanor Winter (Mrs. Darling)
Theatre World
nominee 1950 Award [recipient]
Marcia Henderson
Who Am I? Wendy Moira Angela Darling
My House Wendy Moira Angela Darling
Peter, Peter Wendy Moira Angela Darling
The Pirate Song James Hook (aka "Captain Hook")
The Plank James Hook (aka "Captain Hook")
The Pirate Song Pirates
The Plank Pirates
Never Land Mermaids