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The Cave Dwellers   

Bijou Theatre, (10/19/1957 - 1/11/1958)
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Opening Date: Oct 19, 1957    
Closing Date: Jan 11, 1958 Total Performances: 97

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in two acts and eleven scenes
Setting: The stage of an abandoned theatre on the lower East Side of New York, in the midst of a slum-clearing project. Present.

Production Staff
Produced by Carmen Capalbo and Stanley Chase
Written by William Saroyan; Music by Bernardo Segall
Directed by Carmen Capalbo
Scenic Design by William Pitkin; Costume Design by Ruth Morley; Lighting Design by Lee Watson
General Manager: Arthur Waxman
Production Stage Manager: Chuck Smith; Stage Manager: John Weaver
Leader/Pianist: Norman Secon; Trumpet: Al Stewart; Clarinet/Saxophone: Emery Davis; Percussion: Brad Spinney
Press Representative: Samuel J. Friedman, Lenny Traube and Shirley Herz
John Alderman
A Young Man
The Silent Boy
Francine Amdur
The Young Queen
Vergel Cook
Woman with Dog
The Mother
Ivan Dixon
An Arab Chief
The Young Opponent
a workman
Susan Harrison
The Girl
Gerald Hiken
The Father
Clifton James
Wrecking Crew Boss
Barry Jones
The King
Eugenie Leontovich
The Queen
Wayne Morris
The Duke
Ronald Weyand
The Factory Foreman
Tony Award®
1958 Best Actress in a Play [nominee]
Eugenie Leontovich