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44th Street Theatre, (3/25/1940 - 5/11/1940)
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Opening Date: Mar 25, 1940    
Closing Date: May 11, 1940 Total Performances: 56

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Description: "Liliom" is the Hungarian for "Lily" and the slang term for "a tough."
Setting: An amusement Park on the Outskirts of Budapest. 1910.

Production Staff
Produced by Vinton Freedley
Written by Ferenc Molnár; Book adapted by Benjamin Glazer; Incidental music by Deems Taylor; Musical Director: Max Weiser
Staged by Benno Schneider
Scenic Design by Nat Karson; Costume Design by Nat Karson; Lighting Design by Nat Karson
Business Manager: Ralph Kravette
Stage Manager: Henry Ephron; Stage Director: Harry Howell
General Press Representative: Karl N. Bernstein
The Sword Swallower
Jane Amar
Servant Girl
Kenneth Bates
Young Hollunder
Ingrid Bergman
Lee Berkman
Second Mounted Policeman
Chet Bree
The Doctor
John Cushman
Haldor deBecker
Francis De Sales
First Mounted Policeman
Second Policeman of the Beyond
Constance Dowling
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Gail Drexel
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Florence Earle
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
John Emery
Wolf Beifeld
Howard Freeman
The Richly Dressed Man
Edwin George
The Juggler
Mary Gildea
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Gigi Gilpin
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
R. Henry Handon
The Old Guard
Patricia Harris
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Joyce Haywood
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Ann Holahan
Servant Girl
Marilyn Jolie
Elia Kazan
The Sparrow
Arnold Korff
The Magistrate
Joseph Kramm
Joseph Macauley
First Policeman of the Beyond
Richard Mackay
The Poorly Dressed Man
Ann Mason
Mrs. Muskat
Burgess Meredith
Evelyn Moser
Servant Girl
Eileen Murphy
Beatrice Pearson
Servant Girl
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Gibbs Penrose
The Carpenter
Elaine Perry
Servant Girl
Eleanor Prentiss
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
William Robertson
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Peggy Romano
James Russo
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Helen Shields
Joan Tetzel
Richard Vimtour
The Strong Man
Frank Vincent
Suburban Policeman
Sonny Wright
Peasant, Townsperson, etc.
Margaret Wycherly
Mother Hollunder