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Strange Interlude   

John Golden Theatre, (1/30/1928 - 6/15/1929)
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Opening Date: Jan 30, 1928    
Closing Date: Jun 15, 1929 Total Performances: 426

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in nine acts
Setting: The Leeds' home in a small university town of New England; various Evans' homes (a homestead in northern NY State, a rented seashore suburban house near New York, an apartment on Park Ave, an estate on Long Island); the Evans' cruiser near Poughkeepsie.
Comments: The running time of this production was five hours. For opening night, curtain time was 5:15pm; there was an intermission as 7:40pm for dinner. Due to its length, the production could only play six performances a week.

In December 1928, the touring company of STRANGE INTERLUDE played one week at the John Golden Theatre while the Broadway company took a vacation.




Production Staff
Produced by The Theatre Guild
Written by Eugene O'Neill
Directed by Philip Moeller
Settings by Jo Mielziner
Stage Manager: Maurice McRae; Assistant Stage Mgr: Barbara Bruce
Cast
Glenn Anders
Edmund Darrell
(Jan 30, 1928 - Jun 29, 1928)
John J. Burns
Gordon Evans
Nina's son
Lynn Fontanne
Nina Leeds
the professor's daughter
(Jan 30, 1928 - Jun 29, 1928)
Earle Larimore
Sam Evans
(Jan 30, 1928 - Jun 29, 1928)
Philip Leigh
Professor Henry Leeds
Tom Powers
Charles Marsden
(Jan 30, 1928 - Mar 30, 1929)
Charles Walters
Gordon Evans (as a child)
Ethel Westley
Madeline Arnold
Helen Westley
Mrs. Amos Evans
Sam's mother
Pulitzer Prize
winner 1928 for Drama [winner]
Written by Eugene O'Neill