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Command Decision   

 
Fulton Theatre, (10/01/1947 - 9/18/1948)
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Opening Date: Oct 01, 1947    
Closing Date: Sep 18, 1948 Total Performances: 409

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: The office of Brigadier General KC. Dennis at the Headquarters of the 5th American Bombardment Division, Heavy, in England.



Production Staff
Theatre Operated by City Playhouses, Inc. (Louis A. Lotito, President)
Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden
Written by William Wister Haines
Directed by John O'Shaughnessy
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Julia Sze; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey and Arthur H. Ross
General Manager: Max Allentuck
Stage Manager: Del Hughes; Assistant Stage Mgr: Leonard Patrick and West Hooker
Press Representative: Richard Maney and Frank Goodman; Casting: Jane Broder
Cast
Paul KellyBrigadier General K.C. Dennis
Jay FassettMajor General Rold Goodlow Kane
Paul McGrathBrigadier General Clifton C. Garnett
Ed BinnsN.C.O. Photographer
Walter BlackMajor Rufus Dayhuff
Stephen ElliottColonel Edward Martin
Paul FordMr. Arthur Malcolm
Arthur FranzCaptain Lucius Jenks
James HoldenCaptain G.W.C. Lee
West HookerEnlisted Armed Guard
William LaytonMajor Homer Prescott
Lewis MartinMajor Desmond Lansing
Frank McNellisMr. Oliver Stone
Neill O'MalleyColonel Ernest Haley
Robert PikeMajor Belding Davis
John RandolphLt. Jake Goldberg
Edmon RyanWar Correspondent Elmer Brockhurst
James WhitmoreTech Sergeant Harold Evans
Theatre World
winner 1948 Award [recipient] 
  James Whitmore
Tony Award®
 1948 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 
  Paul Kelly
winner 1948 Outstanding Performance by a Newcomer [winner] 
  James Whitmore