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The Cave Dwellers   

 
Bijou Theatre, (10/19/1957 - 1/11/1958)
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Opening Date: Oct 19, 1957    
Closing Date: Jan 11, 1958 Total Performances: 97

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in two acts and eleven scenes
Setting: The stage of an abandoned theatre on the lower East Side of New York, in the midst of a slum-clearing project. Present.



Production Staff
Produced by Carmen Capalbo and Stanley Chase
Written by William Saroyan; Music by Bernardo Segall
Directed by Carmen Capalbo
Scenic Design by William Pitkin; Costume Design by Ruth Morley; Lighting Design by Lee Watson
General Manager: Arthur Waxman
Production Stage Manager: Chuck Smith; Stage Manager: John Weaver
Leader/Pianist: Norman Secon; Trumpet: Al Stewart; Clarinet/Saxophone: Emery Davis; Percussion: Brad Spinney
Press Representative: Samuel J. Friedman, Lenny Traube and Shirley Herz
Cast
John AldermanA Young Man
The Silent Boy
Francine AmdurThe Young Queen
Vergel CookWoman with Dog
The Mother
Ivan DixonAn Arab Chief
The Young Opponent
Jamie
a workman
Susan HarrisonThe Girl
Gerald HikenThe Father
Clifton JamesWrecking Crew Boss
Barry JonesThe King
Eugenie LeontovichThe Queen
Wayne MorrisThe Duke
NegritaNegrita
Ronald WeyandThe Factory Foreman
Gorky
Tony Award®
 1958 Best Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Eugenie Leontovich