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Tobacco Road   

 
Theatre Masque, (12/04/1933 - Closing date unknown)
48th Street Theatre, (circa. 7/1934 - 9/1934)
Forrest Theatre, (9/1934 - 5/31/1941)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Dec 04, 1933    
Closing Date: May 31, 1941 Total Performances: 3182

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The farm of Jeeter Lester, situated on a Tobacco Road in the back country of Georgia.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Henry I. and Irwin S. Chanin
Produced by Anthony Brown, Jack Kirkland and Sam H. Grisman
Written by Jack Kirkland; Based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell
Directed by Anthony Brown
Scenic Design by Robert Redington Sharpe
Company Manager: Sam Spachner
Stage Manager: Edgar Henning
Press Representative: Mary March
Cast
Sam ByrdDude Lester
Ashley CooperHenry Peabody
Henry HullJeeter Lester
Ruth HunterEllie May
Dean JaggerLov Bensey
Lamar KingCaptain Tim
Maude OdellSister Bessie Rice
Patricia QuinnGrandma Lester
Reneice RehanPearl
Edwin WalterGeorge Payne
Margaret WycherlyAda Lester