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Martin Beck Theatre , (3/29/1950 - 9/16/1950)
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Opening Date:Mar 29, 1950   
Closing Date:Sep 16, 1950 Total Performances:165

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: The children's parlor, and part of the outside gallery of Wisteria Plantation, Louisiana. The end of the last century.
Comments: Layoff from July 15 - August 14, 1950


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Beck Theatre Corporation; General Manager for the Martin Beck Theatre: Louis A. Lotito
Produced by Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan
Written by Joshua Logan; Based on "The Cherry Orchard" by Anton Chekhov; Musical arrangements by Lehman Engel
Directed by Joshua Logan
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey; Assistant to Miss Ballard: Ellen Freeman
General Manager: Herman Bernstein; Company Manager: Harry Kline
Production Stage Manager: Alan Anderson; Stage Manager: Robert Linden
Press Representative: Leo Freedman and Abner D. Klipstein; Assistant to Mr. Logan: Joseph Curtis
Cast
Helen Hayes Lucy Andree Ransdell
Walter Abel Gavin Leon Andree
Peggy Conklin Martha
Kent Smith Yancy Loper
Alonzo Bosan Scott
Georgia Burke Cassie
Vinie Burrows Dolly May
Patsy Carol Child
Ossie Davis Jacques
Patricia deCoursey Party Guest
Maurice Ellis Henry Arthur Henry
Reri Grist Servant
Ellen Cobb Hill Party Guest
Bethel Leslie Antoinette
Emory S. Richardson Servant
Ralph Robertson, Jr. Child
Maude Simmons Solo Singer
G. Albert Smith Bowman WiTherspoon
Kitty Snapper Party Guest
Elisa Toca Party Guest
Irene Treadwill Child
Mary Vallee Party Guest
Bentley Wallace Party Guest
Douglas Watson Peter Whitfield
Duke Williams Servant