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Coronet Theatre , (1/17/1957 - 5/11/1957)
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Opening Date:Jan 17, 1957   
Closing Date:May 11, 1957 Total Performances:132

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in three acts and five scenes
Setting: The Home of General Saint Pe in France, about 1910.

Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by City Playhouses, Inc. (Louis A. Lotito, President)
Produced by The Producers Theatre and Robert Whitehead
Written by Jean Anouilh; English Version by Lucienne Hill; Incidental music by John Hotchkis
Directed by Harold Clurman
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Assistant to Ben Edwards: Richard Burns
Managing Director for the Coronet Theatre: Louis A. Lotito; General Manager: Oscar Olesen; Company Manager: Harold Kusell
Production Stage Manager: Frederic de Wilde; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jonathan Anderson and Chester Doherty
General Press Representative for The Producers Theatre: Barry Hyams; Press Representative: Abner D. Klipstein; Casting: Terry Fay; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
John Abbott Doctor Bonfant
Frieda Altman First Maid
Sudie Bond Estelle
General St. Pé's Daughter
Mary Grace Canfield Sidonia
General St. Pé's Daughter
Meriel Forbes Mlle. de St.-Euverte
William Hansen Father Ambrose
Louise Kirtland Mme. DuPont-Fredaine
Mildred Natwick Mme. St. Pé
Ralph Richardson General St. Pé
Helen Seamon New Maid
John Stewart Gaston
General St. Pé's Secretary
Tony Award®
 1957 Best Play [nominee]
Written by Jean Anouilh; English Version by Lucienne Hill; Produced by The Producers Theatre and Robert Whitehead
 1957 Best Actor in Play [nominee]
Ralph Richardson
 1957 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Mildred Natwick
 1957 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Ben Edwards
 1957 Best Direction [nominee]
Harold Clurman