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The Cocktail Party   

Henry Miller's Theatre, (1/21/1950 - 1/13/1951)
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Opening Date: Jan 21, 1950    
Closing Date: Jan 13, 1951 Total Performances: 409

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Chamberlayne's flat in London and a Consulting Room in Harley Street.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Gilbert Miller
Produced by Gilbert Miller; Produced by arrangement with Sherek Players, Ltd.
Written by T.S. Eliot; Musical arrangement by Alexander Haas; Orchestra by Alexander Haas
Directed by E. Martin Browne
Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey; Lighting Design by Raymond Sovey
General Manager: Harry Fleischman; Company Manager: Harry Essex
Stage Manager: Donald Bain; Assistant Stage Mgr: Avril Conquest; General Stage Manager: Kenneth Fraser
Press Representative: Richard Maney, Frank Goodman and Peggy Phillips
Cast
Robert Flemyng
Edward Chamberlayne
Alec Guinness
An Unidentified Guest
later, Sir Henry Harcourt-Reilly
Cathleen Nesbitt
Julia
Mrs. Shuttlethwaite
Donald Bain
A Caterer's Man
Grey Blake
Peter Quilpe
Ernest Clark
Alexander MacColgie Gibbs
Avril Conquest
A Nurse - Secretary
Eileen Peel
Broadway debut
Lavinia Chamberlayne
Irene Worth
Celia Coplestone
Tony Award®
winner 1950 Best Play [winner]
Written by T.S. Eliot; Produced by Gilbert Miller