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Ethel Barrymore Theatre , (3/06/1953 - 6/27/1953)
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Opening Date:Mar 06, 1953   
Closing Date:Jun 27, 1953 Total Performances:130

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Comments: This revival was originally produced at the City Center Theatre where it ran for 16 performances before moving to the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Barrymore Theatre Corporation
Produced by New York City Drama Company (Albert Marre: Artistic Director)
Originally produced at City Center
Written by George Bernard Shaw
Directed by Cyril Ritchard; Production Supervised by Lemuel Ayers
Scenic Design by John Boyt; Costume Design by Robert Fletcher; Mr. Jones' wig by Alfred Barris
New York City Drama Company Managing Director: Lincoln Kirstein; General Manager: Max Allentuck; Company Manager: Gilman Haskell
Production Supervisor: Lemuel Ayers; Production Stage Manager: Burry Fredrik; Stage Manager: MacGregor Gibb
Press Representative: Philip Bloom; Assistant to Mr. Marre: Michael Wager
Tamara Geva Lina Szczepanowska
Barry Jones John Tarleton
Richard Kiley Joey Percival
an aviator
Roddy McDowall Bentley Summerhays
Dorothy Sands Mrs. Tarleton
William Redfield Johnny Tarleton
Jan Farrand Hypatia Tarleton
Jerome Kilty Gunner
Richard Purdy Lord Summerhays
Theatre World
nominee 1953 Award [recipient]
Richard Kiley