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Cort Theatre , (9/28/1950 - 5/12/1951)
Booth Theatre , (5/14/1951 - 8/11/1951)
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Opening Date:Sep 28, 1950   
Closing Date:Aug 11, 1951 Total Performances:367

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The front porch of a Summer bungalow on Fire Island, NY. The Present.

Production Staff
Theatre Leased by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by the 138 West 48th St. Theatre Co., Inc.
Produced by Courtney Burr and Malcolm Pearson
Written by Wolcott Gibbs
Staged by Burgess Meredith
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson; Lighting Design by Boris Aronson; Costume Design by Natalie Barth Walker
Stage Manager: Charles Durand; Assistant Stage Mgr: Dick Ewell and Jack Weston
Press Representative: Marian Byram and Phyllis Perlman
Nancy Kelly Emily Crane
Richard Whorf George Crane
King Calder John Colgate
Kathy Chapman
Broadway debut
Marcia Crane
Joan Diener Deedy Barton
Maggie Gould An Unidentified Woman
George Ives Charles Farber
Doreen Lang Virginia Anderson
Paula Laurence Molly Burden
Stanley Martin Messenger Boy
Eddie Mayehoff Paul Anderson
Anthony Ross Arthur Dodd
Eugene Steiner Billy Crane
Charles Thompson Will Quigley
Grace Valentine Mae Jermyn
Jack Weston Michael Lindsey
Tony Award®
winner 1951 Best Scenic Design [winner]
Boris Aronson