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Mrs. McThing   
A comic fantasy

 
Martin Beck Theatre, (2/20/1952 - 3/22/1952)
Morosco Theatre, (3/25/1952 - 11/01/1952)
48th Street Theatre, (11/03/1952 - 1/10/1953)
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Opening Date: Feb 20, 1952    
Closing Date: Jan 10, 1953 Total Performances: 320

Category: Play, Comedy, Fantasy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Morning Room, Larue Towers. The Shantyland Pool Hall Lunchroom.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Martin Beck Estate
Produced by ANTA (Robert Whitehead, Managing Director)
Written by Mary Chase; Background music (played on the Theremin) by Mischa Tulin
Directed by Joseph Buloff
Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard; Scenic Design by Lester Polakov; Lighting Design by Lester Polakov
General Manager: Oscar E. Olesen; Company Manager: Harold Kusell; General Manager of ANTA Playhouse Play Series: Walter Fried; Assistant Managing Director of ANTA Playhouse Play Series: Lewis Allen; General Manager for the Martin Beck Theatre: Louis A. Lotito
Stage Manager: Frederick de Wilde; Technical Director: Paul Morrison; Assistant Stage Mgr: Al Saxe and Robert Sagalyn
Press Representative: Barry Hyams; Associate Press Representative: Martin Shwartz; Special Promotion: Alice Venezky
Cast
Helen HayesMrs. Howard V. Larue III
Brandon de WildeBoy
Howay
Jules MunshinPoison Eddie Schellenbach
Minnette BarrettMrs. Schellenbach
Ernest BorgnineNelson
Ann BucklesFairy
Solen BurryFirst Policeman
Mildred ChandlerGrace Lewis
Irwin CoreyDirty Joe
Marga Ann DeightonMaude Lewis
Elsa FreedCrone
Fred GwynneStinker
William LanteauWaiter
Virgil
Enid MarkeyEvva Lewis
Mary MichaelCarrie
Lydia ReedMimi
Robert SagalynSecond Policeman
Paula TruemanSybil
Iggie WolfingtonChef
Ellsworth
Understudies: Solen Burry (Dirty Joe, Poison Eddie Schellenbach)