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The Heiress   

Biltmore Theatre, (9/29/1947 - 9/18/1948)
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Opening Date: Sep 29, 1947    
Closing Date: Sep 18, 1948 Total Performances: 410

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: The front parlor of Doctor Sloper's house in Washington Square. 1850.


Production Staff
Produced by Fred F. Finklehoffe
Written by Ruth Goetz and Augustus Goetz; Suggested by "Washington Square" by Henry James
Directed by Jed Harris
Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey; Costume Design by Mary Percy Schenck
Cast
Patricia Collinge
Lavinia Penniman
Peter Cookson
Morris Townsend
Wendy Hiller
Catherine Sloper
Craig Kelly
Arthur Townsend
Betty Linley
Mrs. Montgomery
Fiona O'Shiel
Maria
Jean Platt
Mrs. Montgomery
Alternate
Katharine Raht
Elizabeth Almond
Basil Rathbone
Dr. Austin Sloper
Augusta Roeland
Marian Almond
Tony Award®
1948 Best Actor in Play [nominee]
Basil Rathbone
winner 1948 Best Costume Design [winner]
Mary Percy Schenck