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The Rivalry   

Bijou Theatre, (2/07/1959 - 4/18/1959)
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Opening Date: Feb 07, 1959    
Closing Date: Apr 18, 1959 Total Performances: 81

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts
Setting: Washington D.C. and Illinois. 1858.

Production Staff
Produced by Cheryl Crawford and Joel W. Schenker
Written by Norman Corwin; Incidental music by David Amram
Directed by Norman Corwin
Scenic Design by David Hays; Costume Design by Motley; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser
General Manager: Arthur Waxman
Stage Manager: Irving Buchman and Richard Blofson
Band leader, trumpet: Maurice Peress; Trombone, Baritone Horn: Frank Vaccaro; Banjo, Percussion: Jerry Silverman; Piccolo, Flute: Spencer Sinatra; Percussion, Tympani: Jules Greenberg
Press Representative: Arthur Cantor and Tony Geiss
Richard BooneAbraham Lincoln
Jim CampbellTownsperson
Alisa DawsonLady Democrat
Martin GabelStephen A. Douglas
Nancy KellyAdele Douglas
Woodrow ParfreyRepublican Committeeman
Understudies: Jim Campbell (Abraham Lincoln, Stephen A. Douglas) and Alisa Dawson (Adele Douglas)