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Mrs. Patterson   

National Theatre, (12/01/1954 - 2/26/1955)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Dec 01, 1954    
Closing Date: Feb 26, 1955 Total Performances: 101

Category: Play, Play with music, Original, Broadway
Setting: 1920s; late summer. At the edge of a small town in Kentucky.

Production Staff
Produced by Leonard Sillman
Written by Charles Sebree and Greer Johnson; Songs and incidental music by James Shelton; Featuring songs with lyrics by Charles Sebree and Greer Johnson; Music orchestrated by George Siravo; Musical Director: Abba Bogin
Directed by Guthrie McClintic
Scenic Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Assistant to Mr. Du Bois: Mason Arvold and Willa Kim
General Manager: Leon Spachner
Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Stage Manager: Leonard Auerbach
Orchestra Personnel Manager: Meyer Davis
Assistant to the Producer: Jacqueline Adams; National Press Representative: Bill Doll; Associate Press Representative: Robert Ullman and Merle Debuskey
Eartha Kitt
Theodora (Teddy) Hicks
Terry Carter
Willie B. Brayboy
Ruth Attaway
Anna Hicks
Vinie Burrows
Selma Mae
Helen Dowdy
Bessie Bolt
Mary Harmon
Rose Embree
Estelle Hemsley
Aunt Matt Crossy
Mary Ann Hoxworth
June Embree
Avon Long
Mr. D.
Enid Markey
Mrs. Patterson
Joan Morgan
Fern Embree
Emory Richardson
Understudies: Vinie Burrows (Theodora (Teddy) Hicks), Mary Farrell (Fern Embree, June Embree, Mrs. Patterson, Rose Embree), Chuck Gordone (Mr. D., Sylvanus, Willie B. Brayboy), Alberta Hunter (Anna Hicks, Aunt Matt Crossy, Bessie Bolt) and Celestine Tutt (Selma Mae)
music by James Shelton; lyrics by Charles Sebree and Greer Johnson
Mrs. Patterson Theodora (Teddy) Hicks
Tea in Chicago Theodora (Teddy) Hicks
If I Was a Boy Theodora (Teddy) Hicks
My Daddy Is a Dandy Theodora (Teddy) Hicks
Be Good, Be Good, Be Good Theodora (Teddy) Hicks
I Wish I Was a Bumble Bee Bessie Bolt