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Peter Pan   

 
Imperial Theatre, (4/24/1950 - 9/30/1950)
St. James Theatre, (10/02/1950 - 1/27/1951)
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Opening Date: Apr 24, 1950    
Closing Date: Jan 27, 1951 Total Performances: 321

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Setting: The Nursery; The Never Land; The Mermaids' Lagoon; The Home Under the Ground; The Pirate Ship; Under the Sea; The Treetops



Production Staff
Theatre Owned by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Peter Lawrence, R. L. Stevens and The Shubert Organization; Produced by arrangement with The Hospital for Sick Children, London ("Peter Pan's Hospital")
Written by James M. Barrie; Music and lyrics by Leonard Bernstein; Music arranged by Trude Rittman; Music orchestrated by Hershy Kay
Staged by John Burrell; Associate Director: Wendy Toye
Scenic Design by Ralph Alswang; Lighting Design by Ralph Alswang; Costume Design by Motley
General Manager: Al Goldin
Stage Manager: Phil Stein; Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Assistant Stage Mgr: Kenneth Utt
Musical Coordinator: Trude Rittman; Conducted by Ben Steinberg; Orchestra Personnel Manager: Gerald Rudy
Flying Supervisor: Peter Foy
Press Representative: William Fields, Walter Alford and Arthur Cantor
Cast
Jean ArthurPeter Pan
Boris KarloffMr. Darling
James Hook
aka "Captain Hook"
Marcia HendersonWendy Moira Angela Darling
Peg HilliasMrs. Darling
Joe E. MarksSmee
Harry AllenMullins
Stephanie AugustineMermaid
Ronnie AulBig Chief Panther
Lee BarnettTootles
Vincent BeckWhibbles
Edward BenjaminSecond Twin
Charles BrillFirst Twin
Kenneth DavisIndian
Alf Mason
pirate
Norman DeJoieIndian
John DennisNoodles
also credited as "noodler"
Jack DimondJohn Napoleon Darling
Philip HepburnCurly
Richard KnoxSlightly
David KurlanGentleman Starkey
William MarshallCookson
Buzzy MartinNibs
Fred NealIndian
Gloria PatriceLiza
Tiger Lilly
Nehemiah PersoffCecco
Jay RileyIndian
Flash McCready
pirate
Will ScholzJukes
Norman ShellyNana
The Crocodile
William SumnerIndian
Canary Robb
pirate
Charles TaylorMichael Nicolas Darling
Eleanor WinterMermaid
Understudies: Stephanie Augustine (Wendy Moira Angela Darling), Barbara Baxley (Peter Pan), Vincent Beck (Mr. Darling), Lucy Hillary (Mermaid, Tiger Lilly), William Marshall (James Hook), Alan Jay Shnapier (Lost Boy), Kenneth Utt (Pirate) and Eleanor Winter (Mrs. Darling)
Theatre World
winner 1950 Award [recipient] 
  Marcia Henderson
music by Leonard Bernstein; lyrics by Leonard Bernstein
Who Am I?Wendy Moira Angela Darling
My HouseWendy Moira Angela Darling
Peter, PeterWendy Moira Angela Darling
The Pirate SongJames Hook (aka "Captain Hook")
The PlankJames Hook (aka "Captain Hook")
The Pirate SongPirates
The PlankPirates
Never LandMermaids