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An Improbable Farce

 
Morosco Theatre, (11/05/1941 - 5/16/1942)
Booth Theatre, (5/18/1942 - 6/05/1943)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Nov 05, 1941    
Closing Date: Jun 05, 1943 Total Performances: 657

Category: Play, Comedy, Farce, Original, Broadway
Description: A farce in three acts
Setting: The living room of Charles Condomine's house in Kent in the late 1930s.
Comments: The play took a summer rest in July 1942, then resumed.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Select Operating Corporation and Central Theatres Leasing & Construction Company
Produced by John C. Wilson
Written by Noël Coward
Staged by John C. Wilson
Scenic Design by Stewart Chaney; Dresses for Miss Wood and Miss Corbett from Mainbocher; Wigs by Alfred Barris; Mr. Webb's clothes by Tony Williams
General Manager: C. W. Hobbs; Company Manager: C. Edwin Knill
Stage Manager: Ward Bishop; Assistant Stage Mgr: Robert Calley
Press Representative: Willard Keefe; Production Assistant: Martin Manulis
Cast
Leonora CorbettElvira
Mildred NatwickMadame Arcati
Clifton WebbCharles
Peggy WoodRuth
Jacqueline ClarkeEdith
Phyllis JoyceMrs. Bradman
Philip TongeDoctor Bradman