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The Wisteria Trees   

 
Martin Beck Theatre, (3/29/1950 - 9/16/1950)
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Opening Date: Mar 29, 1950    
Closing Date: Sep 16, 1950 Total Performances: 165

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: The children's parlor, and part of the outside gallery of Wisteria Plantation, Louisiana. The end of the last century.
Comments: Layoff from July 15 - August 14, 1950



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Beck Theatre Corporation; General Manager for the Martin Beck Theatre: Louis A. Lotito
Produced by Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan
Written by Joshua Logan; Based on "The Cherry Orchard" by Anton Chekhov; Musical arrangements by Lehman Engel
Directed by Joshua Logan
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey; Assistant to Miss Ballard: Ellen Freeman
General Manager: Herman Bernstein; Company Manager: Harry Kline
Production Stage Manager: Alan Anderson; Stage Manager: Robert Linden
Press Representative: Leo Freedman and Abner D. Klipstein; Assistant to Mr. Logan: Joseph Curtis
Cast
Helen HayesLucy Andree Ransdell
Walter AbelGavin Leon Andree
Peggy ConklinMartha
Kent SmithYancy Loper
Alonzo BosanScott
Georgia BurkeCassie
Vinie BurrowsDolly May
Patsy CarolChild
Ossie DavisJacques
Patricia deCourseyParty Guest
Maurice EllisHenry Arthur Henry
Reri GristServant
Ellen Cobb HillParty Guest
Bethel LeslieAntoinette
Emory S. RichardsonServant
Ralph Robertson, Jr.Child
Maude SimmonsSolo Singer
G. Albert SmithBowman WiTherspoon
Kitty SnapperParty Guest
Elisa TocaParty Guest
Irene TreadwillChild
Mary ValleeParty Guest
Bentley WallaceParty Guest
Douglas WatsonPeter Whitfield
Duke WilliamsServant