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Spoon River Anthology   

Booth Theatre, (9/29/1963 - 11/16/1963)
Belasco Theatre, (11/18/1963 - 1/04/1964)
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Opening Date: Sep 29, 1963    
Closing Date: Jan 04, 1964 Total Performances: 111

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: A small town in Illinois

Production Staff
Produced by Joseph Cates; Presented by Cates Brothers
Originally Produced by The Theatre Group, University Extension, UCLA
Dramatic reading of the verse of Edgar Lee Masters; Conceived by Charles Aidman; Music by Naomi Caryl Hirshhorn; Lyrics by Charles Aidman
Directed by Charles Aidman
Lighting Design by Jules Fisher; Hair Design by Michel Kazan
General Manager: Marshall Young; Company Manager: Sam Pagliaro
Stage Manager: Robert Darnell; Production Supervisor: Robert Weiner; Assistant Stage Mgr: Robert Doyle
Press Representative: Gertrude Kirschner and Violet Welles
Charles AidmanReader
Robert ElstonReader
Betty GarrettReader
Joyce Van PattenReader
Naomi Caryl HirshhornSinger
Hal LynchSinger
Understudies: Robert Doyle (Reader, Singer) and Barbara Gilbert (Reader, Singer)