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A Shot in the Dark   

Booth Theatre, (10/18/1961 - 9/22/1962)
First Preview: Oct 17, 1961 Total Previews: 1
Opening Date: Oct 18, 1961    
Closing Date: Sep 22, 1962 Total Performances: 389

Category: Play, Farce, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The chamber of an examining magistrate (Juge d'Instruction) in Paris. The present.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Leland Hayward
Written by Marcel Achard; Adapted by Harry Kurnitz
Directed by Harold Clurman
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by Ben Edwards; Assistant to Mr. Edwards: Richard Burns
General Manager: Herman Bernstein; Company Manager: Richard Skinner
Production Stage Manager: David Gray, Jr.; Stage Manager: Pierre Epstein
Press Representative: Frank Goodman and Ben Washer; Press Assistant: David Rothenberg
Julie Harris
Josefa Lantenay
Walter Matthau
Benjamin Beaurevers
William Shatner
Paul Sevigne
Pierre Epstein
Hugh Franklin
Gene Saks
Louise Troy
Dominique Beaurevers
Diana van der Vlis
Antoinette Sevigne
Standby: J.D. Cannon (Morestan, Paul Sevigne)
Understudies: Jeanne Jerrems (Antoinette Sevigne, Dominique Beaurevers, Josefa Lantenay) and Joel Thomas (Benjamin Beaurevers, Lablache)
Tony Award®
winner 1962 Best Featured Actor in a Play [winner]
Walter Matthau