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The Penny Wars   

Royale Theatre , (10/15/1969 - 10/18/1969)
First Preview: Total Previews:1
Opening Date:Oct 15, 1969   
Closing Date:Oct 18, 1969 Total Performances:5

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: A large industrial city in upstate New York. 1939.

Production Staff
Produced by David Merrick Arts Foundation; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
Written by Elliott Baker
Directed by Barbara Harris
Scenic Design by William Ritman; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein
Production Stage Manager: Jeff Chambers; Stage Manager: James Doolan
General Press Representative: Lee Solters, Harvey B. Sabinson and Harry Nigro
Joe Alfasa Dalesandro
John Anania Mr. Pitkin
Catherine Bacon Margaret O.
Kathryn Baumann Lois
Robert Delbert Clarence
James Doolan Witowski
Martha Galphin Mrs. Pitkin
John Gerstad Reverend Sickles
Jeffrey Hamilton Ross Bishop
Lois Holmes Mrs. Mintz
Kim Hunter Carrie Bishop
Ben Kapen Stage Manager
Rita Karin Mrs. Swerdlov
Jon Korkes Howie Clevenger
Avis McCarther Inez Jackson
Brooks Morton Bert
Judy Nugent Rowena Keyhoe
Dolph Sweet Frank Bishop
Kristoffer Tabori
Broadway debut
Tyler Bishop
Lou Tiano Blacky Roche
Jack Valente Contestant
George Voskovec Dr. Wolf Axelrod
Mel Winkler Richie Davis
Standby: John Anania (Dr. Wolf Axelrod)
Understudies: Martha Galphin (Carrie Bishop, Mrs. Mintz), Lois Holmes (Mrs. Swerdlov), Ben Kapen (Bert, Dalesandro, Frank Bishop, Horowitz, Witowski), Anthony Michaels (Ross Bishop), Joyce Wilford (Inez Jackson) and James Woods (Howie Clevenger, Tyler Bishop)