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The Wookey   

 
Plymouth Theatre, (9/10/1941 - 1/03/1942)
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Opening Date: Sep 10, 1941    
Closing Date: Jan 03, 1942 Total Performances: 134

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A Drama in three acts
Setting: The Wookey home in the East End dock area of London. The day before England's entrance into WWII.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Plymouth Theatre Corporation
Produced by Edgar Selwyn
Written by Frederick Hazlitt Brennan
Staged by Robert B. Sinclair
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Assistant to Jo Mielziner: George Jenkins
General Manager: Lewis J. Deak
Stage Manager: Karl Nielsen; Assistant Stage Mgr: William Postance
Press Representative: Richard Maney and Ted Goldsmith
Cast
Edmund GwennMr. Wookey
Heather AngelPrimrose Wookey
Victor BeecroftCousin Hector
Milton BlumenthalNavvie
Roland BottomleyA. R. P. Warden
Grace CollinsFirst Girl
Sean DillonThe Curate
Neil FitzgeraldWalt Gibbs
Charles FrancisColonel Glenn
Carol GoodnerAunt Gen
Nora HowardMrs. Wookey
Horace McNallyRory McSwiggin
John MooreThird Boy
Henry MowbrayConstable Simpson
Olive Reeves-SmithThe Vack Lady
Everett RipleyDr. Lewishohn
Byron RussellMr. Archibald
Gilbert RussellSecond Boy
Subaltern
Allen ShawFirst Boy
Messenger
German Radio Announcer
Cora Smith
role changed to "A Girl"
Second Girl
Harry SothernFirst-Aid Man
George SturgeonErnie Wookey
John TervorNavvie