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Blue Denim   

Playhouse Theatre, (2/27/1958 - 7/19/1958)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Feb 27, 1958    
Closing Date: Jul 19, 1958 Total Performances: 166

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in three acts and four scenes
Setting: The Bartley home in Detroit, Michigan. The present.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Playhouse Theatre, Inc.
Produced by Barbara Wolferman and James Hammerstein
Written by James Leo Herlihy and William Noble
Staged by Joshua Logan
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by Charles Elson
General Manager: Richard Horner
Production Stage Manager: Howard Whitfield; Assistant Stage Mgr: Edward Royce
Press Representative: Sol Jacobson, Lewis Harmon and Helen Hoerle; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates; Assistant to the Director: Joseph Curtis
Warren Berlinger
Ernie Lacey
Burt Brinckerhoff
Broadway debut
Arthur Bartley
Carol Lynley
Janet Willard
Chester Morris
Major Bartley
Pat Stanley
Her first Broadway "straight" play
Lillian Bartley
June Walker
Jessie Bartley
Understudies: Virgilia Chew (Jessie Bartley), Freda Holloway (Janet Willard, Lillian Bartley), John Holm (Major Bartley) and Edward Royce (Arthur Bartley, Ernie Lacey)
Tony Award®
1958 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Peter Larkin
Theatre World
winner 1958 Award [recipient]
Warren Berlinger