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The Crucible   

Martin Beck Theatre, (1/22/1953 - 7/11/1953)
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Opening Date: Jan 22, 1953    
Closing Date: Jul 11, 1953 Total Performances: 197

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: Salem, Massachusetts. 1692.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Beck Theatre Corporation
Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden
Written by Arthur Miller; Lullaby composed by Anne Ronnell; Hymn composed by Alex Miller
Staged by Jed Harris
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson; Costume Design by Edith Lutyens; Assistant to Mr. Aronson: Lisa Jalowetz; Assistant to Edith Lutyens: Evelyn Erb
Company Manager: S.M. Handelsman; Business Manager: Jack Schlissel; General Manager: Louis A. Lotito
Production Stage Manager: Del Hughes; Stage Manager: Leonard Patrick; Assistant Stage Mgr: Donald Marye
Assistant to the Director: Shirley Berick; Casting: Jane Broder; Press Representative: James Proctor and Merle Debuskey
Arthur KennedyJohn Proctor
Walter HampdenDeputy-Governor Danforth
E. G. MarshallReverend John Hale
Beatrice StraightElizabeth Proctor
Jean AdairRebecca Nurse
Janet AlexanderBetty Parris
Jacqueline AndreTituba
Raymond BramleyThomas Putnam
Philip CoolidgeJudge Hawthorne
Jenny EganMary Warren
Adele FortinSarah Good
Jane HoffmanAnn Putnam
Dorothy JolliffeMercy Lewis
Donald MaryeHopkins
Don McHenryEzekiel Cheever
George MitchellJohn Willard
Madeleine SherwoodAbigail Williams
Barbara StantonSusanna Walcott
Fred StewartReverend Samuel Parris
Joseph SweeneyGiles Corey
Graham VelseyFrancis Nurse
Tony Award®
winner 1953 Best Play [winner] 
 Written by Arthur Miller ;  Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden
winner 1953 Best Featured Actress in a Play [winner] 
  Beatrice Straight