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The Gentle People   
A Brooklyn Fable

 
Belasco Theatre , (1/05/1939 - circa. 5/1939)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Jan 05, 1939   
Closing Date:May 1939 Total Performances:141

Category: Play, Drama, Original
Setting: Steeplechase Pier, Coney Island; the living-room of the Goodman home; Night Court; the steam-room of a Russian bath.


Production Staff
Produced by The Group Theatre
Written by Irwin Shaw
Directed by Harold Clurman
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson
General Manager: Kermit Bloomgarden; Company Manager: Walter Fried
Production Manager: Michael Gordon; Stage Manager: W.E. Watts; Assistant Stage Mgr: Wil Washcoe
Press Representative: Emmanuel Eisenberg; Associate Press Representative: Mort Nathanson
Cast
Katherine Allen Angelina Esposito
Roman Bohnen Philip Anagnos
Harry Bratsburg Flaherty
Grover Burgess Judge
Lee J. Cobb Lammanawitz
Lulla David Florence Goodman
Sam Jaffe Jonah Goodman
Elia Kazan Eli Lieber
Karl Malden Magruder
Martin Ritt Polack
Sylvia Sidney Stella Goodman
George Skelton Clerk
Franchot Tone Harold Goff