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Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (10/18/1969 - 2/28/1970)
First Preview: Total Previews: 6
Opening Date: Oct 18, 1969    
Closing Date: Feb 28, 1970 Total Performances: 158

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The Press Room of the Criminal Courts Building in Chicago. 1928.
This production is a return engagement of The Front Page (5/10/1969 - 7/05/1969)



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Jay H. Fuchs, Jerry Schlossberg and Albert Zuckerman; Produced in association with Roland Mattson; Associate Producer: Bruce Diamond and Fred Menowitz
Written by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
Directed by Harold J. Kennedy
Scenic Design by Will Steven Armstrong; Lighting Design by Will Steven Armstrong; Costume Design by Sara Brook
General Manager: Leonard A. Mulhern and George Thorn
Production Stage Manager: Elissa Lane; Assistant Stage Mgr: Bruce Blaine
General Press Representative: Howard Atlee; Press Representative: David Roggensack and Stanley F. Kaminsky; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company
Cast
Val AveryDiamond Louis
Peggy CassMollie Malloy
Bert ConvyHildy Johnson
Herald Examiner
Dody GoodmanJennie
Helen HayesMrs. Grant
Conrad JanisKruger
Journal of Commerce
John McGiverThe Mayor
Robert RyanWalter Burns
James FlavinMurphy
Journal
Harold J. KennedyBensinger
Tribune
Charles WhiteSheriff Hartman
Bruce BlaineCarl
a Deputy
Jack CollardPoliceman
Patrick DesmondEarl Williams
Walter FlanaganWoodenshoes Eichorn
Joseph GeorgeTony
Will GregoryWilson
American
Bob LarkinSchwartz
Daily News
Kendall MarchPeggy Grant
Robert MilliEndicott
Post
Robert RieselPoliceman
Ed RileyMcCue
City Press
Bernie WestMr. Pincus
Understudies: Bruce Blaine (Sheriff Hartman, The Mayor, Woodenshoes Eichorn), Jack Collard (Kruger, Murphy), Patrick Desmond (Bensinger, Mr. Pincus), Joseph George (Diamond Louis, Earl Williams, Endicott, Wilson), Dody Goodman (Mollie Malloy, Mrs. Grant), Helen Noyes (Jennie), Robert Riesel (McCue, Schwartz) and Ed Riley (Hildy Johnson)