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Arsenic and Old Lace   

 
Fulton Theatre, (1/10/1941 - 9/25/1943)
Hudson Theatre, (9/25/1943 - 6/17/1944)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 10, 1941    
Closing Date: Jun 17, 1944 Total Performances: 1444

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The living room of the Brewster home in Brooklyn. September, 1941.



Production Staff
Produced by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
Written by Joseph Kesselring
Staged by Bretaigne Windust
Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey
General Manager: Carl Fisher
Stage Manager: Walter Wagner; Assistant Stage Mgr: Margaret Joyce; General Stage Director: Walter Wagner
Press Representative: Richard Maney, Ted Goldsmith and Peggy Phillips; Electrician: Sam McIntosh
Cast
Jean AdairMartha Brewster
John AlexanderTeddy Brewster
Wyrley BirchThe Rev. Dr. Harper
Helen BrooksElaine Harper
Bruce GordonOfficer Klein
Henry HerbertMr. Gibbs
Josephine HullAbby Brewster
Allan JoslynMortimer Brewster
Boris KarloffJonathan Brewster
William ParkeMr. Witherspoon
John QuiggOfficer Brophy
Anthony RossOfficer O'Hara
Edgar StehliDr. Einstein
Victor SutherlandLieutenant Rooney