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Maxine Elliott's Theatre, (1/04/1948 - 1/30/1948)
Playhouse Theatre, (1/30/1948 - 3/27/1948)
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Opening Date: Jan 04, 1948    
Closing Date: Mar 27, 1948 Total Performances: 93

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Captain's cabin of the steamship "The Young Nelly" as the ship is lying in a South American port and just off the United States coast, 1938.

Production Staff
Produced by Blevins Davis and The Experimental Theatre, Inc.
Written by Jan De Hartog; Chants and cantoral selections by Abe Newborn
Directed by Lee Strasberg
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson
General Manager: Theron Bamberger; Company Manager: Harold Kusell
Production Supervisor: Cheryl Crawford; Stage Manager: Harry Davis; Assistant Stage Mgr: Abe Newborn and Sally Dwight
General Press Agent: Bill Doll; Company Press Agent: Dick Williams; Advertising Representative: Fred Golden; Costume Supervisor: Paul Du Pont
John GarfieldJoris Kuiper
Wallace ActonSouth American Consul
Joseph AnthonyRichters
Ship's Doctor
Florence AquinoPassenger
Wolfe BarzellRabbi
John BecherMeyer
Joe BernardPassenger
Nola ChiltonPassenger
Richard CooganAmerican Naval Officer
Carmen CostiOfficer of South American Military Police
Allan FrankPassenger
Frances GaarPassenger
Jabez GrayBruinsma
Captain of the Amsterdam
Ruth K. HillPassenger
Harry IrvineThe Clergyman
Peter KassSecond Jew
Bill LazarusPassenger
Michael LewinFirst Jew
John MarleyPassenger
Si OaklandWillemse
Ship's Doctor of the Amsterdam
Edwin RossPassenger
John Shellie"Chief" Davelaar
1st Engineer
Robert WhiteHenky
Messroom Boy
Paul WilsonPassenger