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Plymouth Theatre , (4/04/1983 - 12/10/1983)
Royale Theatre , (12/13/1983 - 1/01/1984)
First Preview:Mar 30, 1983 Total Previews:7
Opening Date:Apr 04, 1983   
Closing Date:Jan 01, 1984 Total Performances:312

Category: Play, Comedy, Farce, Revival, Broadway
Setting: June 1936. The home of Martin Vanderhof, New York.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Ken Marsolais, Karl Allison and Bryan Bantry; Produced in cooperation with The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Originally produced by Paper Mill Playhouse (Angelo Del Rossi, Executive Producer)
Written by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman
Directed by Ellis Rabb; Musical staging by Reed Jones
Scenic Design by James Tilton; Lighting Design by James Tilton; Costume Design by Nancy Potts; Wig Design by Paul Huntley
General Manager: The Kingwill Office; Assistant to the General Manager: Susan Sampliner
Production Stage Manager: Mitchell Erickson; Stage Manager: John Handy; Assistant Stage Mgr: William Castleman
Press Representative: Henry Luhrman Associates; Advertising: Attisano Levine, Inc.
James Coco Boris Kolenkhov
Colleen Dewhurst Olga
Jason Robards Martin Vanderhof
Elizabeth Wilson Penelope Sycamore
Maureen Anderman Alice Sycamore
Carol Androsky Essie
William Castleman G-Man
Jack Dodson Paul Sycamore
Alice Drummond Gay Wellington
Wayne Elbert G-Man
Christopher Foster Ed Carmichael
Arthur French Donald
Page Johnson G-Man
Rosetta LeNoire Rheba
Bill McCutcheon Mr. DePinna
Meg Mundy Mrs. Kirby
Orrin Reiley Wilbur C. Henderson
Nicolas Surovy Tony Kirby
Richard Woods Mr. Kirby
Understudies: William Cain (Martin Vanderhof, Mr. Kirby, Paul Sycamore), William Castleman (G-Man), Wayne Elbert (Donald), Frances Helm (Gay Wellington, Mrs. Kirby, Olga, Penelope Sycamore), Page Johnson (Boris Kolenkhov, Mr. DePinna, Wilbur C. Henderson), Rosemary Loar (Alice Sycamore, Essie), Orrin Reiley (Ed Carmichael, Tony Kirby) and Alyce Webb (Rheba)
Drama Desk Award
 1983 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Maureen Anderman