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Mrs. McThing    A comic fantasy

Martin Beck Theatre, (2/20/1952 - 3/22/1952)
Morosco Theatre, (3/25/1952 - 11/01/1952)
48th Street Theatre, (11/03/1952 - 1/10/1953)
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Opening Date: Feb 20, 1952    
Closing Date: Jan 10, 1953 Total Performances: 320

Category: Play, Comedy, Fantasy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Morning Room, Larue Towers. The Shantyland Pool Hall Lunchroom.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Martin Beck Estate
Produced by ANTA (Robert Whitehead, Managing Director)
Written by Mary Chase; Background music (played on the Theremin) by Mischa Tulin
Directed by Joseph Buloff
Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard; Scenic Design by Lester Polakov; Lighting Design by Lester Polakov
General Manager: Oscar E. Olesen; Company Manager: Harold Kusell; General Manager of ANTA Playhouse Play Series: Walter Fried; Assistant Managing Director of ANTA Playhouse Play Series: Lewis Allen; General Manager for the Martin Beck Theatre: Louis A. Lotito
Stage Manager: Frederick de Wilde; Technical Director: Paul Morrison; Assistant Stage Mgr: Al Saxe and Robert Sagalyn
Press Representative: Barry Hyams; Associate Press Representative: Martin Shwartz; Special Promotion: Alice Venezky
Cast
Helen Hayes
Mrs. Howard V. Larue III
Brandon de Wilde
Boy
Howay
Jules Munshin
Poison Eddie Schellenbach
Minnette Barrett
Mrs. Schellenbach
Ernest Borgnine
Nelson
Ann Buckles
Fairy
Solen Burry
First Policeman
Mildred Chandler
Grace Lewis
Irwin Corey
Dirty Joe
Marga Ann Deighton
Maude Lewis
Elsa Freed
Crone
Fred Gwynne
Stinker
William Lanteau
Waiter
Virgil
Enid Markey
Evva Lewis
Mary Michael
Carrie
Lydia Reed
Mimi
Robert Sagalyn
Second Policeman
Paula Trueman
Sybil
Iggie Wolfington
Chef
Ellsworth
Understudy: Solen Burry (Dirty Joe, Poison Eddie Schellenbach)
   
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