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Mourning Becomes Electra   

Guild Theatre, (10/26/1931 - 3/1932)
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Opening Date: Oct 26, 1931    
Closing Date: Mar 1932 Total Performances: 150

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: 1865-66, New England

Production Staff
Produced by The Theatre Guild (Theresa Helburn, Lawrence Langner: Administrative Directors)
Written by Eugene O'Neill
Staged by Philip Moeller
Scenic Design by Robert Edmond Jones; Costume Design by Robert Edmond Jones
Mary ArbenzHazel Niles
Lee BakerBrigadier Gen. Ezra Mannon
James BoshellJosiah Borden
manager of the shipping company
Alice BradyLavinia Mannon
Jack ByrneAmos Ames
Thomas ChalmersCapt. Adam Brant
of the clipper "Flying Trades"
Augusta DurgeonEmma Borden
Josiah Borden's wife
Bernice ElliottLouisa Ames
Amos Ames' wife
Philip FosterCapt. Peter Niles
U.S. Artillery
Grant GordonJoe Silva
John HendricksChantyman
Arthur HughesSeth Beckwith
Earle LarimoreOrin Mannon
1st Lt. of Infantry
Emily LorraineMinnie
Louisa's cousin
Alla NazimovaChristine Mannon
Oliver PutnamEverett Hills
D.D., of the First Congregational Church
Ira Mackel
Erskine SanfordDr. Joseph Blake
Abner Small
Janet YoungMrs. Hills
Everett Hills' wife