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The Penny Wars   

Royale Theatre, (10/15/1969 - 10/18/1969)
First Preview: Total Previews: 1
Opening Date: Oct 15, 1969    
Closing Date: Oct 18, 1969 Total Performances: 5

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: A large industrial city in upstate New York. 1939.

Production Staff
Produced by David Merrick Arts Foundation; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
Written by Elliott Baker
Directed by Barbara Harris
Scenic Design by William Ritman; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Stage Manager: James Doolan
General Press Representative: Lee Solters, Harvey B. Sabinson and Harry Nigro
Joe AlfasaDalesandro
John AnaniaMr. Pitkin
Catherine BaconMargaret O.
Kathryn BaumannLois
Robert DelbertClarence
James DoolanWitowski
Martha GalphinMrs. Pitkin
John GerstadReverend Sickles
Jeffrey HamiltonRoss Bishop
Lois HolmesMrs. Mintz
Kim HunterCarrie Bishop
Ben KapenStage Manager
Rita KarinMrs. Swerdlov
Jon KorkesHowie Clevenger
Avis McCartherInez Jackson
Brooks MortonBert
Judy NugentRowena Keyhoe
Dolph SweetFrank Bishop
Kristoffer Tabori
Broadway debut
Tyler Bishop
Lou TianoBlacky Roche
Jack ValenteContestant
George VoskovecDr. Wolf Axelrod
Mel WinklerRichie Davis
Standby: John Anania (Dr. Wolf Axelrod)
Understudies: Martha Galphin (Carrie Bishop, Mrs. Mintz), Lois Holmes (Mrs. Swerdlov), Ben Kapen (Bert, Dalesandro, Frank Bishop, Horowitz, Witowski), Anthony Michaels (Ross Bishop), Joyce Wilford (Inez Jackson) and James Woods (Howie Clevenger, Tyler Bishop)