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The Octoroon   

(or Life in Louisiana)
 
Phoenix Theatre , (1/27/1961 - 3/05/1961)
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Opening Date:Jan 27, 1961   
Closing Date:Mar 05, 1961 Total Performances:45

Category: Play, Melodrama, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in five acts
Setting: A view of the Plantation Terrebonne, Louisiana; The wharf; A room in Mrs. Peyton's house; Negro's quarters on the plantation; Cane-Break Bayou


Production Staff
Produced by Theatre Incorporated (T. Edward Hambleton and Norris Houghton, Managing Directors)
Book by Dion Boucicault; Music arranged by Lee Hoiby and Jared Reed; Vocal arrangements by Lee Hoiby and Jared Reed
Directed by Stuart Vaughan
Scenic Design by Peter Wingate; Costume Design by Peter Wingate; Lighting Design by Joan Larkey
Production Stage Manager: John Robertson; Stage Manager: Thomas Gruenewald
General Press Representative: Ben Kornzweig and Karl Bernstein
Cast
Fran Bennett Marie
Warren Berry Cato
Robert Blackburn George Peyton
Vinnette Carroll Dido
Franklin Cover Salem Scudder
Flloyd Ennis Solon
Carlos Garcia Felicie David
Lenzie Felicie Victoria
Perry Greene Saul
John Heffernan Jacob McClosky
Bette Henritze Mrs. Peyton
Gerry Jedd Dora Sunnyside
Nicholas Kepros Judge Jackson
Jim McMillan Scipio
Caryl Paige Julie
Shauneille Perry Grace
Albert Quinton Squire Sunnyside
Juliet Randall Zoe
Jared Reed Colonel Pointdexter
Ray Reinhardt Wahnotee
Alan Schackner Harmonica Soloist
P. Jay Sidney Old Pete
Elliott Sullivan Captain Ratts
Beverly Todd Minnie
Ted Van Griethuysen Jules Thibodeaux
Frederic Warriner La Fouche
Alan Weeks Paul (a boy slave)
Sharon Williams George Peyton