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Royale Theatre , (2/13/1957 - 12/14/1957)
National Theatre , (12/26/1957 - 2/02/1958)
Martin Beck Theatre , (2/04/1958 - 2/22/1958)
First Preview: Total Previews:0
Opening Date:Feb 13, 1957   
Closing Date:Feb 22, 1958 Total Performances:417

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in three acts and five scenes with a prologue
Setting: Westport, Conn., in Augie Poole's studio, a converted barn.


Production Staff
Produced by The Theatre Guild (Theresa Helpburn and Lawrence Langner: Administrative Directors; Armina Marshall: Associate Director)
Written by Joseph Fields and Peter DeVries; Based on the novel by Peter DeVries
Directed by Joseph Fields
Scenic Design by Ralph Alswang; Costume Design by Virginia Volland; Lighting Design by Ralph Alswang; Gowns from the studios of Larry Aldrich; Gowns designed by Marie McCarthy
Business Manager: Peter Davis; Company Manager: Ira Bernstein
Stage Manager: Karl Nielsen; Assistant Stage Mgr: Elsa Walden
Production Associate: Philip Langner; Press Representative: Nat Dorfman and Irvin Dorfman; Casting: Ruth Frankenstein
Cast
Tom Ewell Augie Poole (Feb 13, 1957 - Jan 09, 1958)
Sylvia Daneel Estelle Novick
Elisabeth Fraser Alice Pepper
Darren McGavin Dick Pepper
Nancy Olson Isolde Poole
Elizabeth Wilson Miss McCracken
Understudies: Barbara Foley, J. Richard Jones and Elsa Walden
Theatre World
nominee 1957 Award [recipient]
Sylvia Daneel