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The Square Root of Wonderful   

National Theatre, (10/30/1957 - 12/07/1957)
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Opening Date: Oct 30, 1957    
Closing Date: Dec 07, 1957 Total Performances: 45

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: An apple farm in Rockland County, New York.

Production Staff [Collapse]
Produced by Saint Subber and Figaro Inc.
Written by Carson McCullers
Directed by George Keathley
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Assistant Scenic Design: Ming Cho Lee; Associate to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey
General Manager: C. Edwin Knill; Company Manager: George Oshrin
Production Manager: Selma Tamber; Stage Manager: John Maxtone-Graham; Assistant Stage Mgr: John Connolly
Press Representative: Dorothy Ross; Advertising: Ingram Ash; Photographer: Werner Kuhn
Anne BaxterMollie Lovejoy
Philip AbbottJohn Tucker
Martine BartlettLoreena Lovejoy
Kippy CampbellJoey Barnes
Kevin CoughlinParis Lovejoy
Jean DixonMother Lovejoy
William SmithersPhillip Lovejoy
Understudies: Kippy Campbell (Paris Lovejoy), Carol Grace (Loreena Lovejoy, Mollie Lovejoy), Mark Lenard (John Tucker, Phillip Lovejoy) and Ellen Lowe (Mother Lovejoy)
Tony Award®
 1958 Best Scenic Design [nominee] 
  Jo Mielziner