IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League

Official Broadway League sites:

Quick Search For:   In This Category:  

The Dark Is Light Enough   

ANTA Playhouse, (2/23/1955 - 4/23/1955)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Feb 23, 1955    
Closing Date: Apr 23, 1955 Total Performances: 69

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: A country house in the Austro-Hungarian Empire during the Hungarian revolution in 1848-9.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The American National Theatre and Academy; ANTA Theatre Managing Director: Louis A. Lotito
Produced by Katharine Cornell and Roger L. Stevens; Produced by arrangement with H.M. Tennent, Ltd.
Written by Christopher Fry
Directed by Guthrie McClintic
Scenic Design by Oliver Messel; Costume Design by Oliver Messel; Assistant to Mr. Messel: Robert O'Hearn and Carl Toms; Hair Design by Barris
Business Manager: Gertrude Macy; Company Manager: Richard Horner
Production Stage Manager: Keene Curtis; Stage Manager: Ross Hertz
Press Representative: William Fields and Walter Alford; Press Assistant: Betty Burkhalter
Katharine Cornell
Countess Rosmarin Ostenburg
Tyrone Power
Richard Gettner
An Austrian in the Hungarian rebel army
Arnold Moss
Colonel Janik
A Hungarian rebel officer
John Williams
Member of the Countess' Salon
Dario Barri
Fourth Soldier
Eva Condon
A Housekeeper
Jerome Gardino
Third Soldier
Ted Gunther
A Hungarian corporal
Donald Harron
Member of the Countess' Salon
Charles Macaulay
A Houseboy
Christopher Plummer
Count Peter Zichy
A Hungarian in the Austrian government
William Podmore
A Doctor
Sydney Pollack
A Hungarian corporal
Paul Roebling
Son of the Countess
Marian Winters
Daughter of the Countess
Theatre World
winner 1955 Award [recipient]
Christopher Plummer