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Absence of a Cello   

Ambassador Theatre , (9/21/1964 - 1/04/1965)
First Preview:Sep 12, 1964 Total Previews:8
Opening Date:Sep 21, 1964   
Closing Date:Jan 04, 1965 Total Performances:120

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The living room of Andrew Pilgrim's New York City apartment. September, present time.

Production Staff
Produced by Michael Ellis and Jeff Britton; Associate Producer: M.J. Boyer
Written by Ira Wallach
Directed by James Hammerstein
Scenic Design by William Ritman; Costume Design by Fred Voelpel; Lighting Design by William Ritman
Stage Manager: Charles Maryan
Press Representative: Merle Debuskey and Seymour Krawitz
Fred Clark Andrew Pilgrim
Charles Grodin Perry Littlewood
Murray Hamilton Otis Clifton
Lee Kurty Joanna Pilgrim
Ruth McDevitt Emma Littlewood
Mala Powers Marian Jellicoe
Ruth White Celia Pilgrim
Understudies: Mabel Cochran (Emma Littlewood), Bruce Hyde (Perry Littlewood) and Eileen Letchworth (Celia Pilgrim, Marian Jellicoe)
Tony Award®
 1965 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Murray Hamilton