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Or, Virtue in Danger

 
Morosco Theatre, (11/22/1950 - 12/16/1950)
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Opening Date: Nov 22, 1950    
Closing Date: Dec 16, 1950 Total Performances: 30

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: 1965. Shortly after the restoration of the monarchy following the puritan era.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by City Playhouses, Inc. (Louis A. Lotito, President)
Produced by The Theatre Guild (Theresa Helpburn and Lawrence Langner: Administrative Directors; Armina Marshall: Associate Director)
Originally produced by The Brattle Theatre Company
Written by Sir John Vanbrugh; Music by Leslie Bridgewater; Lyrics by Clifford Bax
Directed by Cyril Ritchard; Associate Director: Albert Marre; With acknowledgement to Anthony Quayle (Directed the London revival in 1948)
Scenic Design by Robert O'Hearn; Costume Design by Robert O'Hearn
Company Manager: Peter Davis
Production Stage Manager: Miles Morgan; General Stage Manager: Burry Frederick
Conducted by Thomas Philips; Orchestra Personnel Manager: Sol Gusikoff
Press Representative: Richard Maney and Frank Goodman
Cast
Madge ElliottBerinthia
Cousin to Amanda, a widow
Cyril RitchardLord Foppington
Newly-created Peer
John EmeryLoveless
Husband to Amanda
Ruth MattesonAmanda
Wife to Loveless
Philippa BevansNurse
to Miss Hoyden
Thayer DavidSir Tunbelly Clumsey
a Country Gentleman
Carl DonShoemaker
for Lord Foppington
Jeremy
George DrewMendlegs
a Hosier
Jan FarrandMiss Hoyden
a Great Fortune, Daughter to Sire Tunbelly
Robert FletcherYoung Fashion
Brother to Lord Foppington
Bryant HalidayLory
Servant to Young Fashion
Jerry KiltyCoupler
a Matchmaker
Albert MarreLa Varole
Valet to Lord Foppington
Murray MathesonWorthy
a Gentleman of the Town
Skedge MillerForetop
Earl MontgomerySyringe
a Surgeon
Bull
Chaplain to Sir Tunbelly
Priscilla MorrillAbigail
Maid to Amanda
Kenneth ScottPage
Donald StevensTaylor
to Lord Foppington
Sir John Friendly
Neighbor to Sire Tunbelly
Monford TrullTugg
a waterman
Jeanne TuftsMrs. Calicoe
a Seamstress