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Detective Story   

 
Hudson Theatre, (3/23/1949 - 7/01/1950)
Broadhurst Theatre, (7/03/1950 - 8/12/1950)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Mar 23, 1949    
Closing Date: Aug 12, 1950 Total Performances: 581

Category: Play, Drama, Melodrama, Original, Broadway
Setting: The detective squad room of a New York police station.



Production Staff
Produced by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse; Associate Producer: May Kirshner
Written by Sidney S. Kingsley
Staged by Sidney Kingsley
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson; Costume Design by Mildred Sutherland; Assistant to Mr. Aronson: Lisa Jalowetz
General Manager: Herman Bernstein; Company Manager: Warren P. Munsell, Jr.
Production Stage Manager: David Gray, Jr.; Stage Manager: Arthur Hughes
Press Representative: Leo Freedman and Abner D. Klipstein; Production Assistant: Miriam Doyle and Gertrude Appelbaum
Cast
Ralph BellamyDetective McLeod
Meg MundyMary McLeod
Jean AdairMrs. Farragut
John AlbertsGentleman
Joseph AnconaMr. Bagatelle
Archie BensonCrumb-Bum
Edward BinnsDetective Gallagher
John BoydDetective O'Brien
Michelette BuraniMrs. Bagatelle
Joan CopelandSusan Carmichael
Jim FlynnMr. Feeney
Lou GilbertJoe Feinson
Sarah GrableMrs. Feeney
Lee GrantShoplifter
Carl GriscomWilly
Byron C. HalsteadPatrolman Keough
Michael LewinPhotographer
James MaloneyMr. Pritchett
Horace McMahonLieut. Monoghan
Patrick McVeyDetective Callahan
Jacqueline PaigeIndignant citizen
Joe RobertsPatrolman Baker
Alexander ScourbyTami Giacoppetti
Maureen StapletonMiss Hatch
Warren StevensArthur Kindred
Ruth StormLady
Robert StraussDetective Dakis
Michael Strong2nd burglar (Lewis)
Earl SydnorPatrolman Barnes
Les TremayneMr. Sims
James WesterfieldDetective Brody
Garney WilsonMr. Gallantz
Joseph Wiseman1st burglar (Charlie)
Harry WorthDr. Schneider
Theatre World
winner 1950 Award [recipient] 
  Lydia Clarke