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Darkness at Noon   

Alvin Theatre, (1/13/1951 - 3/24/1951)
Royale Theatre, (3/26/1951 - 6/23/1951)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 13, 1951    
Closing Date: Jun 23, 1951 Total Performances: 186

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: A prison. 1937.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Herman Bernstein
Produced by The Playwrights' Company; Associate Producer: May Kirshner
Written by Sidney Kingsley; Based on the novel by Arthur Koestler; "Moscow" composed by Dan and Dm. Pokras
Directed by Sidney Kingsley
Scenic Design by Frederick Fox; Lighting Design by Frederick Fox; Costume Design by Kenn Barr; Assistant to Mr. Fox: Margery Quitzau
General Manager: Warren P. Munsell; Company Manager: Warren P. Munsell, Jr.
Production Stage Manager: David Gray, Jr.; Stage Manager: William McFadden; Assistant Stage Mgr: Norman Roland
"Moscow" used with the speical permission of Edward B. Marks Music Corporation
Press Representative: William Fields, Walter Alford and Arthur Cantor
Claude RainsRubashov
Kim HunterLuba
Walter J. PalanceGletkin
Tony AnconaBarkeeper
Geoffrey BarrAndre
Henry BeckmanPablo
Philip Coolidge402
Robert CrozierHrutsch
Maurice GosfieldPresident
Johnson Hayes2nd Storm Trooper
Virginia HowardYoung Girl
Robert Keith, Jr.Guard
Will KuluvaLuigi
Adams MacDonald1st Storm Trooper
Lois NettletonSecretary
Daniel PolisAlbert
Herbert RatnerRichard
Allan Rich202
Norman RolandBogrov
Alexander ScourbyIvanoff
Richard Seff302
Theatre World
winner 1951 Award [recipient] 
  Walter J. Palance
Tony Award®
winner 1951 Best Actor in Play [winner] 
  Claude Rains