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Spofford   

ANTA Playhouse, (12/14/1967 - 6/08/1968)
First Preview: Dec 12, 1967 Total Previews: 2
Opening Date: Dec 14, 1967    
Closing Date: Jun 08, 1968 Total Performances: 202

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: A town in Connecticut. The present.


Production Staff
ANTA Theatre Manager: Sherman Gross
Produced by Zev Bufman; Produced in association with James Riley
Written by Herman Shumlin; Based on the novel "Reuben, Reuben" by Peter DeVries
Directed by Herman Shumlin
Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager; Lighting Design by Donald Oenslager; Costume Design by Winn Morton; Associate Designer: Klaus Holm
General Manager: Diana Shumlin; Company Manager: Irving Cone
Production Stage Manager: Edward Julien; Stage Manager: Lola Shumlin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jan DeVries
General Press Representative: Bill Doll & Company, Inc.; Press Representative: Midori Lederer, Ted Goldsmith and Virginia Holden; Advertising: Fred Golden; Cover photo by Ted Croner; Assistant to the Director: Jerry Douglas
Cast
Melvyn Douglas
Spofford
Barbara Britton
Mrs. Beausigneur
Pert Kelton
Mrs. Punck
Joen Arliss
Mrs. Crane
Joseph Boland
Gromler
Oceana Briggs
Second Customer
Jan DeVries
Broadway debut
Maid
Jerome Dempsey
Gowan McGland
Tresa Hughes
Mare
Carole Ann Lewis
First Customer
Audra Lindley
Mrs. Springer
Charles Maggiore
Committee Member
Ian Martin
Hopwood
Committee Member
Alan North
George
Wallace Rooney
Pycraft
Jeffrey Weiss
Broadway debut
Tad
Penelope Windust
Broadway debut
Geneva
Understudies: Joen Arliss (Mare, Mrs. Springer), Joseph Boland (Pycraft), Oceana Briggs (Mrs. Punck), Jan DeVries (Geneva), Carole Ann Lewis (Mrs. Beausigneur), Charles Maggiore (Gowan McGland), Ian Martin (George), Wallace Rooney (Spofford) and Robert Tananis (Tad)
Tony Award®
1968 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee]
Pert Kelton