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The Children's Hour   

Maxine Elliott's Theatre, (11/20/1934 - circa. 7/1936)
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Opening Date: Nov 20, 1934    
Closing Date: Jul 1936 Total Performances: 691

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: Living-room of the Wright-Dobie School and the living-room at Mrs. Tilford's.

Production Staff
Produced by Herman Shumlin
Written by Lillian Hellman
Staged by Herman Shumlin
Scenic Design by Aline Bernstein; Scenic Design executed by Sointu Syrjala
Business Manager: Kermit Bloomgarden
Stage Manager: Harry M. Cooke; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jack Tyler
Press Representative: Richard Maney
Barbara BealsRosalie Wells
Katherine EmeryKaren Wright
Katherine EmmettMrs. Amelia Tilford
Lynne FisherHelen Burton
Robert KeithDoctor Joseph Cardin
Barbara LeedsCatherine
Aline McDermottMrs. Lily Mortar
Florence McGeeMary Tilford
Edmonia NolleyAgatha
Eugenia RawlsPeggy Rogers
Anne RevereMartha Dobie
Jacqueline RuslingLois Fisher
Elizabeth SeckelEvelyn Munn
Jack TylerA Grocery Boy