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Major Barbara   

Martin Beck Theatre, (10/30/1956 - 11/17/1956)
Morosco Theatre, (11/19/1956 - 5/18/1957)
First Preview: Oct 29, 1956 Total Previews: 1
Opening Date: Oct 30, 1956    
Closing Date: May 18, 1957 Total Performances: 231

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in four acts
Setting: A fashionable section of London, in the slums of London, and in a garden city outside London in the year 1905.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Beck Theatre Corporation
Produced by Robert L. Joseph and The Producers Theatre
Written by George Bernard Shaw
Directed by Charles Laughton
Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager; Lighting Design by Donald Oenslager; Assistant to Mr. Oenslager: Klaus Holm; Costume Design by Dorothy Jeakins
General Manager: Oscar Olesen; Company Manager: George Oshrin
Production Stage Manager: Harry Young; Stage Manager: Joanne Taylor; Production Manager: Louis Criss
General Press Representative: Karl Bernstein; Press Representative: Glendon Allvine and Robert Feinberg; Assistant to the Producer: Louis Criss; Production Coordinator: Ira Bernstein; Production Assistant: Shirley Farmer; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner; Master Carpenter: Howard McDonald
Glynis Johns
Barbara Undershaft
Lady Britomart's daughter, Major of the Salvation Army
Charles Laughton
Andrew Undershaft
husband to Lady Britomart
Burgess Meredith
Adolphus Cusins
Barbara's fiance
Cornelia Otis Skinner
Lady Britomart Undershaft
Eli Wallach
Bill Walker
Colin Keith-Johnston
Peter Shirley
Nancy Malone
Jenny Hill
John Astin
butler to Lady Britomart
Walter Burke
Snobby Price
Myra Carter
Sarah Undershaft
Lady Britomart's daughter
Frank Gero
to Lady Britomart
Sally Gracie
Rummy Mitchens
Louise Latham
to Lady Britomart
Richard Lupino
Charles Lomax
Sarah's fiance
Patricia Ripley
Mrs. Baines
Colonel in the Salvation Army
Frederic Warriner
Stephen Undershaft
Tony Award®
1957 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Donald Oenslager
1957 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Dorothy Jeakins
winner 1957 Best Stage Technician [winner]
posthumous Howard McDonald