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A Shot in the Dark   

 
Booth Theatre, (10/18/1961 - 9/22/1962)
First Preview: Oct 17, 1961 Total Previews: 1
Opening Date: Oct 18, 1961    
Closing Date: Sep 22, 1962 Total Performances: 389

Category: Play, Farce, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The chamber of an examining magistrate (Juge d'Instruction) in Paris. The present.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Leland Hayward
Written by Marcel Achard; Adapted by Harry Kurnitz
Directed by Harold Clurman
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by Ben Edwards; Assistant to Mr. Edwards: Richard Burns
General Manager: Herman Bernstein; Company Manager: Richard Skinner
Production Stage Manager: David Gray, Jr.; Stage Manager: Pierre Epstein
Press Representative: Frank Goodman and Ben Washer; Press Assistant: David Rothenberg
Cast
Julie HarrisJosefa Lantenay
Walter MatthauBenjamin Beaurevers
William ShatnerPaul Sevigne
Pierre EpsteinGuard
Hugh FranklinLablache
Gene SaksMorestan
Louise TroyDominique Beaurevers
Diana van der VlisAntoinette Sevigne
Standby: J.D. Cannon (Morestan, Paul Sevigne)
Understudies: Jeanne Jerrems (Antoinette Sevigne, Dominique Beaurevers, Josefa Lantenay) and Joel Thomas (Benjamin Beaurevers, Lablache)
Tony Award®
winner 1962 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner] 
  Walter Matthau