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The Royal Family   

For the revival, the authors brought topical references in the script up to date. On the opening night John Emery stumbled coming down a stair, tore liagments in his ankle and played the last two acts
 
City Center, (1/10/1951 - 1/21/1951)
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Opening Date: Jan 10, 1951    
Closing Date: Jan 21, 1951 Total Performances: 15

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The duplex apartment of the Cavendishes, in the East Fifties, New York, 1927.



Production Staff
Produced by New York City Theatre Company; Executive Producer: George Schaefer
Written by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber
Staged by Richard Whorf
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Emeline Roche
Stage Manager: William Johnson
Cast
Olive BlakeneyKitty Dean
Fanny's sister-in-law
J. Edward BrombergOscar Wolfe
Ossie DavisJo
Evelyn EllisDella
John EmeryTony Cavendish
Fanny's son
Chris GampelGunga
Peggy Ann GarnerGwen Cavendish
Fanny's granddaughter
Ethel GriffiesFanny Cavendish
Ruth HusseyJulie Cavendish
Fanny's daughter
Morris MillerMcDermott
Bernard NadellHerbert Dean
Fanny's brother
Theodore NewtonGilbert Marshall
Marjorie RedmondMiss Peake
Tom Hughes SandChauffeur
Robert WebberPerry Stewart
Wendell WhittenHall boy
Walt WitcoverAnother hall boy